Veep Season 2 Episode 8 “First Response”

Veep season 2 Episode 8 “First Response” airs Sunday, June 9 at 10 pm on HBO.

Episode Synopsis: Veep Season 2 Episode 8 “First Response” – After being prepped for a “puff piece” interview at the VP residence, Selina is thrown by Janet Ryland’s (Allison Janney) “gotcha” questions.

With midterm elections looming, Vice President Selina Meyer is scoring higher ratings than the president in several popularity polls, which she hopes will boost her influence and help her curry favor with the chief executive . Bu t as she knows all too well, even the most banal action can set off a ripple effect that has unexpected, far – reaching – and often disastrous – consequences.