List of Madam Secretary episodes
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- S3Ep12: The Detour 1/15/2017
- S3Ep11: Gift Horse 1/8/2017
When the Mongolian government sends Elizabeth a horse as a gift, she thinks accepting it could upset other Asian countries, but she stirs up more controversy when she considers returning it to Mongolia. Also, Gov. Sam Evans threatens to sue Ohio for putting President Dalton on the election ballot, and Stevie has an interesting first day as Russell's new intern.
- S3Ep10: The Race 12/18/2016
When a possible Israel-Iran war threatens the House's imminent vote on the U.S. presidential election, Elizabeth attempts to bring the two reluctant countries to the negotiation table in an effort to broker a peace between them. Also, Russell's life hangs in the balance after a heart attack.
- S3Ep9: Snap Back 12/11/2016
- S3Ep8: Breakout Capacity 11/27/2016
As President Dalton eagerly awaits voting results on Election Day, Elizabeth uncovers information that could put the U.S.'s peace deal with Iran in jeopardy. Also, election night proves to be one filled with possible romance for some of McCord's staffers, and Jason challenges his parents by supporting one of Dalton's presidential competitors.
- S3Ep7: Tectonic Shift 11/20/2016
- S3Ep6: The Statement 11/13/2016
When Elizabeth discovers that a terrorist bombing at an Illinois coffee shop was funded by someone with close ties to the Saudi government, she makes a bold move after the Saudi ambassador refuses to bring the man to justice. Also, Matt refuses to issue a statement when news breaks that he and the bomber are linked to the same mosque, and Henry reaches out to Dmitri when he hears he's having trouble adjusting to his new life in Phoenix.
- S3Ep5: The French Revolution 11/6/2016
When an imminent U.S.-France state dinner is jeopardized after a CIA operative is captured by French intelligence, Elizabeth must negotiate the operative's release while keeping the event on track. Also, Russell tries to woo back big donors to Dalton's campaign, and the McCords get an important lead in their family's stalking case.
- S3Ep4: The Dissent Memo 10/30/2016
After a bombing at a political rally in Angola, Elizabeth must find a way to respond to a "dissent memo" from the Bureau of African Affairs when they criticize the Dalton Administration's lack of attention to the upcoming Angolan election. Also, Russell enlists Elizabeth's help to get President Dalton on the ballot in Ohio, and Henry and Jose get closer to locating the antiquities stolen by Hizb al-Shahid.
- S3Ep3: South China Sea 10/23/2016
After U.S. environmental activists protesting China's damage of a South China Sea reef are arrested for spying, Elizabeth finds herself in a stalemate with the Chinese foreign minister as she lobbies for their release. Also, Henry pushes the FBI to investigate one of Elizabeth's former students who he suspects is his family's cyber-stalker, and President Dalton's trade visit to Vietnam brings back memories of serving there during the war.
- S3Ep2: The Linchpin 10/16/2016
- S3Ep1: Sea Change 10/2/2016
When a storm destroys a naval base in Bahrain, Elizabeth urges President Dalton to reexamine his approach to climate change and his overall foreign policy, something that could jeopardize his re-election campaign. Also, Jose Campos tries to bring Henry back into the DIA fold, and the McCords worry that their family is being stalked when they discover Jason's laptop may have been hacked.
- S2Ep23: Vartius 5/8/2016
When Elizabeth (Téa Leoni) receives shocking news about an important political operative, she navigates a tricky political situation with President Dalton, who she learns may be considering replacing her as Secretary of State. Also, Stevie (Wallis Currie-Wood) and Jareth (Christopher O'Shea) get engaged.
- S2Ep22: Render Safe 5/1/2016
- S2Ep21: Connection Lost 4/24/2016
- S2Ep20: Ghost Detainee 4/17/2016
After Elizabeth delivers her first speech to the United Nations General Assembly formally condemning the terrorist group Hizb-al Shahid, she discusses forming a coalition against them with the Russian Foreign Minister. However, the talks create a conflict of interest between Elizabeth and Henry, who is searching for a way to save Dmitri's ill sister, Talia Petrov, from the Russian government.
- S2Ep19: Desperate Remedies 4/10/2016
After learning that a member of the inner circle of the terrorist organization "Boko Haram" has fallen ill with a deadly virus, Elizabeth formulates a plan to leverage his weakness and release a group of schoolgirls they are holding captive. Also, Henry gets new information on the terrorist Jibral Disah that leads his team closer to pinpointing his location.
- S2Ep18: On the Clock 3/27/2016
As Elizabeth holds peace talks between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan, a mysterious plane crash tied to both countries causes the three parties to reevaluate the deal. Also, in an attempt to help the NSA locate the terrorist Jibral Disah, Henry approaches a former teacher of one of Disah's wives for information, and Elizabeth withstands a grueling interview with Jane Pauley.
- S2Ep17: Higher Learning 3/20/2016
Elizabeth accompanies Alison on a college campus tour, during which she becomes the center of attention when ambushed by groups protesting a Chilean mining operation. Elsewhere, Henry and Jane work with Jose Campos in an attempt to track down Jibral Disah's third wife, Hijriyyah.
- S2Ep16: Hijriyyah 3/6/2016
After an Italian warship answers a distress call from a ship carrying Libyan refugees, Elizabeth is given 20 minutes to decide whether to question a passenger who claims to know the whereabouts of Jibral Disah, the most-wanted terrorist in the world. Also, Stevie brings her boyfriend, Jareth, home to meet her parents.
- S2Ep15: Right of the Boom 2/21/2016
- S2Ep14: Left of the Boom 2/14/2016
While Elizabeth oversees a mission to track down the culprits behind a uranium heist in Eastern Europe, she also contends with highly sensitive issues in Saudi Arabia, including the apprehension of two American teenage girls who intended to join a terrorist group, that threatens to dismantle an important arms deal.
- S2Ep13: Invasive Species 1/31/2016
After his father’s death, Henry’s family uncovers shocking secrets that open old wounds for them, including his grieving sister Maureen, who blames Henry for not spending enough time at home. Also, Russell keeps important information from Elizabeth’s team at the State department.
- S2Ep12: The Middle Way 1/17/2016
Elizabeth goes to Myanmar to sign a Pacific Rim trade agreement which will modernize their power grid and benefit several of its trading partners, but she is met with resistance by the country's American ambassador who has immersed himself into the local culture. Also, Nadine attempts to mend her relationship with her estranged son.
- S2Ep11: Unity Node 1/10/2016
- S2Ep10: The Greater Good 12/13/2015
- S2Ep9: Russian Roulette 11/29/2015
- S2Ep8: Lights Out 11/22/2015
As tensions rise with Russia, Elizabeth, Russell and Mike B. hatch a plan to oust Craig Sterling from his role as National Security Advisor without tarnishing President Dalton with a scandal. Also, Ephraim Ware, the Director of National Intelligence, identifies who hacked Air Force One
- S2Ep7: You Say You Want A Revolution 11/15/2015
- S2Ep6: Catch And Release 11/8/2015
After an American aid worker is killed in Syria by the first known American ISIS leader, Elizabeth recalls all aid workers stationed there, including her brother, Will, and makes it her mission to get justice for the victim. Also, Henry is conflicted when Dmitri asks for help saving Ivan, who has been called back to Moscow.
- S2Ep5: The Long Shot 11/1/2015
- S2Ep4: Waiting for Taleju 10/25/2015
- S2Ep3: The Rusalka 10/18/2015
- S2Ep2: The Doability Doctrine 10/11/2015
After Elizabeth receives advice from former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, she chooses to ignore President Dalton's recommendation on how to negotiate the safe return of a State Department employee who was kidnapped in Afghanistan. Also, Henry must find a way to persuade his student, Dmitri
- S2Ep1: The Show Must Go On 10/4/2015
- S1Ep22: There But For The Grace Of God 5/3/2015
- S1Ep21: The Kill List 4/26/2015
- S1Ep20: The Necessary Art 4/12/2015
- S1Ep19: Spartan Figures 4/5/2015
- S1Ep18: 3/29/2015
- S1Ep17: Face the Nation 3/22/2015
- S1Ep16: Tamerlane 3/15/2015
- S1Ep15: The Ninth Circle 3/8/2015
- S1Ep14: Whisper of the Ax 3/1/2015
- S1Ep13: 1/11/2015
- S1Ep12: 1/4/2015
A work crisis interferes with Elizabethâ€™s plans to celebrate her 25th wedding anniversary in New York City with Henry when political issues arise around the case of a Mexican cartel smuggler who killed a Texas state trooper. Meanwhile, Jason injures himself while under Blakeâ€™s watch.
- S1Ep11: Game On 11/30/2014
- S1Ep10: Collateral Damage 11/23/2014
- S1Ep9: So it Goes 11/16/2014
- S1Ep8: Need to Know 11/9/2014
- S1Ep7: Passage 11/2/2014
- S1Ep6: The Call 10/26/2014
- S1Ep5: Blame Canada 10/19/2014
- S1Ep4: Just Another Normal Day 10/12/2014
- S1Ep3: The Operative 10/5/2014
- S1Ep2: Another Benghazi 9/28/2014
- S1Ep1: Pilot 9/21/2014
Newly-appointed Secretary Of State Elizabeth McCord is immediately faced with a maelstrom of complex political challenges, and an international hostage situation is her top priority. Meanwhile at home, Elizabeth questions whether she did the right thing by taking this job, as her children are finding it difficult to adjust to their new schools.