Abby Needs Olivia's Help Getting the President to Man Up
Abby Whelan (Darby Stanchfield) asks for Olivia Pope's (Kerry Washington) advice getting the President to man up when it comes to dealing with the Andrew Nichols situation. Olivia doesn't offer the words Abby expected. Instead, Olivia says she likes that Fitz is finally acting like the leader the group has bled for throughout the years. He's owning up to what happened on his watch. Abby confesses she is worried about her future after working at the White House, but doesn't respond well when Olivia suggests working at OPA again as a solution. Once a big dog, always a big dog. From Season 5, Episode 17, "Thwack" of Scandal, which airs THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.