Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for their clients, but it becomes apparent that these "gladiators in suits," who specialize in fixing the lives of other people, have trouble fixing those closest at hand -- their own.
The election results for the presidential race between Mellie Grant and Francisco Vargas are announced.
Flashbacks reveal what happened on the campaign trail and just how far Olivia was willing to go to win.
Flashbacks reveal exactly what happened the night of Francisco Vargas' assassination.
Olivia makes a shocking decision and asks Huck to complete one of the most difficult tasks yet.