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.
While outgoing President Fitz considers his legacy, the Gladiators question what's next for OPA.
As the future of the country hangs in the balance, Olivia and Fitz are at odds with Rowan.
With the ugly truth behind Frankie's assassination revealed, a torn Olivia wonders how different her life would be if she, Mellie and Cyrus had never rigged Fitz's election.
It's a race against the clock when Olivia and OPA's investigation into the conspiracy puts one of their own in grave danger.
The events leading up to election night are retold from Abby's perspective.
Olivia makes a shocking decision and asks Huck to complete one of the most difficult tasks yet.
Flashbacks reveal exactly what happened the night of Francisco Vargas' assassination.
Flashbacks reveal what happened on the campaign trail and just how far Olivia was willing to go to win.
The election results for the presidential race between Mellie Grant and Francisco Vargas are announced.