Fitz (Tony Goldwyn) encourages Susan Ross (Artemis Pebdani) to tell the world about her daughter Casey's real father. The President tells Susan he can make the whole thing go away or she can come clean with America and ask for forgiveness. When she expresses her fear of what revealing the dirty little secret will do, Fitz decides it is time to share a personal story with the V.P. He didn't earn the first term in office the noble way. From Season 5, Episode 16, "The Miseducation of Susan Ross" of Scandal, which airs THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.