Mellie Saves Fitz's Presidency
Olivia meets with Mellie, who blames her for the Amanda Tanner situation because she left the team. The two women figure out a counterattack in the media. Mellie will say the woman on the audio tape is her. She'll express her outrage at how this could happen during such a fragile time given that she's newly pregnant. They'll have to start trying right away to make sure that particular story sticks. Fitz is stunned. Mellie believes he could look a little happier since they did just save his presidency. Watch this scene from Scandal Season 1, Episode 7, "Grant: For the People," and don't miss Scandal THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.