A low-level Cabinet member becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.
Did You Know?
Episode 2 names the late FBI Director as "Jacobs". In the early books/movies in the Jack Ryan-series by Tom Clancy the FBI Director is called "Emil Jacobs". Might be a tribute to the author of the books that probably inspired this interesting show. See more
Mike, please, just tell us what you know.
Capitol's been attacked. Congress, Cabinet... Eagle is gone. Sir, you are now the President of the United States.