While Judy Nash reports live on the shocking and fatal shooting of FBI Special Agent Graham Kelton outside the US Senate, his death at arrival in hospital is announced. Judge Wallace Rainer tells senator Jeffrey Collins his public attack is puzzling and unforgivable. Her FBI supervisor Michael Tyner suggests to Mei counseling or even taking her of the case, she refuses. Kelton's widow Ava puts his wedding ring on her finger and blames the FBI 'crap' for their alienation. The charges against Ben Wilson are reduced to fleeing the crime scene and obstruction; Marcy goes ask her grandfather, senator Eugene Collins, to clear $20,000, the bond 10% posting, from her trust fund- refused; Jessica fails too, but gets Marcy the money herself and leaves again, Max convinces her to take him with her. Newcomer Agent Daniel Lucas, who collects FBI awards, joins the investigation at headquarters' orders, proves his status's use by informal database clearance for the killer's composite and learns the ...