The President does not accomplish the people's expectation. When he refuses to promote Frank to Secretary of State, Frank and his wife will stretch the limits of politics and ethics
Frank persuades a journalist to release a story involving the White House. Meanwhile, Claire becomes more and more merciless
All of a sudden, Frank leaves Washington in order to solve an issue at South Carolina. Is the capital going to be calm and quiet?
Peter Russo has to choose between his family and politics. In the meantime, Frank offers Congressional leadership something they can not reject.
When Frank takes a negative position regarding education bill, Claire realices she must do something. In the meanwhile, Zoe receives a hard lesson
One more time, Frank uses some dirty tools in order to get what he wants. In the meantime, Claire finds out his old security guard is dying
The vice-president is not happy with the moment Frank is going through. Moreover, Peter deals with a dilemma as Dough Stamper shows up
Frank understands some things of his own past. Peter takes a trip in order to deal with some issues
Frank and Stamper try to get the Congress support they need. The vice-president and Peter decide to leave Washington
As things do not result as expected for Frank, Claire shows up in order to help him. In the meantime, Zoe meets a new person
Frank has to take a tough decision and Claire meets again with an old friend. Meanwhile, Peter struggles with dealing with his past
Janine, Lucas and Zoe are closer to finding out the truth, so Frank will have to change his original plans
Frank finally understands Zoe will come up as a problem. Claire is afraid of her own past, as it can stop her from progress in politics