A date inspires Alex to consider his future. Valerie's fling with her classmate doesn't go quite the way she wants it to go. A woman gives Laura some troubling information about the ballot proposition she is collecting signatures for.
Alex once again faces the demands of working full-time. Valerie catches up with Jennifer and learns an intriguing secret about Jack. While interning for a new environmental group, Laura goes door-to-door collecting signatures.
Valerie and Jack drive to Fresno to meet Valerie's half-brother. Laura considers whether to speak at a town council meeting. Alex's plan to impress a co-worker backfires when his house is taken over by a YouTube celebrity's photo shoot.