A flamboyant image-maker starts to work on the Governor's image. The Governor is facing a popular western star in a debate, and he needs to polish is image, but it begins to rub the Governor the wrong way.
The Governor needs proof of birth to file his declaration for candidacy. No one can find his birth certificate, so it all depends on old Doc Simon. The Doc is not a friend of the Governor's administration.
The Governor losses his voice, and JJ must appear on the Joe Baxter Show in his place. During the taping JJ tells Baxter off, and using a certain word. This causes concerns for the Governor and his staff.