After a date with Olivia is cut short, Captain Jake Ballard reports to the White House where he meets with Fitz. Mellie and Cyrus help Fitz manage the hostage crisis and each of them makes a play for the position of Fitz' confidante.
David believes he is being followed and goes to Olivia for help. Wendy's best friend comes forward with the identity of the mole. Huck battles psychological trauma resulting from being waterboarded.
Olivia and the team help a gubernatorial candidate find a wife.