Six months after Olivia and Fitz break up, they find themselves tying to go on. Fitz is constantly calling Abby and Olivia gets back together with Jake. And she then gets a new client, the Director of the NSA. She tells Olivia that someone hacked into her computer and got some sensitive files. They learn the Director has a boyfriend who has disappeared. Olivia assumes it's him but the Director says it couldn't be. They eventually learn that someone is going to disclose something classified to the media and it's something they got from the Director. They think it's the boyfriend but they can't find him. they eventually learn that Jake is also looking for the man for the President. Abby goes to Cyrus to ask for help in how to handle Fitz.
Did You Know?
First episode of entire series where Olivia Pope is wearing colors other than her usual white. See more
The book manuscript that Olivia gives back to Mellie is considerably thicker than the one Mellie gave to Olivia earlier in the episode. See more
The Liberty Report, with Sally Langston.
Lovers of Liberty, we are back. Now, where were we? Ah, power. Power, my dear lovers of Liberty, is the beating heart of our nation's bosom. The high and mighty members of the political elite feed on it, breed on it, for power is the host - the enormous teat off which this entire town suckles. Oh, and you wonder why Washington can't get anything done. The hunt for power is all-consuming. Everyone always needs more, and nobody ever has enough...
Written by Lowell Fulson
and Jimmy McCracklin
Performed by Otis Redding
and Carla Thomas See more