Endgame – Season 1 ends with the First Lady confronting Ellen just as Ellen is about to operate on the President. She forces Ellen to tell the truth about the assassination plot.
Suspicious Minds – Duncan discovers Sandrine’s betrayal and uses it to his advantage to save his wife and daughter.
Fight or Flight – Ellen tells Duncan that she will not kill the president but that she will help him get what he needs in return for something she wants. Meanwhile, Nina learns about Duncan’s plan and flees the hospital.
The Cost of Living – Brian goes to the police to expose Duncan, but Burton shows up and presents him with evidence that Ellen and Duncan are getting close. Meanwhile, Duncan’s trip to New York City threatens to derail his plan to kill the president.
Off the Record – Duncan locks the Sanders family in a room for the day while he and his unit go to New York to eliminate the two-person sniper team targeting the president. Meanwhile, Nina’s mother tells Burton that she wants to expose the president.
Burden of Truth -When a member of the president’s staff is murdered, Ellen urges Duncan to end the assassination plot. She also searches Nina’s medical records and finds someone who may be a viable bone-marrow donor.
Loose Ends – Duncan is ordered by someone closely connected to the plot to get rid of an insider when investigators get closer to discovering the conspiracy to kill the president. Meanwhile, Duncan takes the next step in his master plan, and gives Ellen the poison she is to use to kill the commander in chief.
The Good – Ellen must decide whether to save Duncan’s life and confront his wife. Meanwhile, Creasy meets with Vanessa and Col. Blair after the president informs them that he wants to expose a government surveillance program that allowed spying on U.S. citizens.
Hail Mary – Ellen and Brian plot to take down Duncan. Meanwhile, Archer’s accomplice plans to reveal to the ADA information about a murder Archer committed.
Sister’s Keeper – When Ellen’s sister, Lauren, shows up unexpectedly at their house intending to stay, Duncan forces Ellen to get rid of her without making it look suspicious. Meanwhile, when the secret service calls Ellen in for questioning again, she must play it cool when Duncan is there to help do the questioning