Ted Larson and Denise Ford are the only two assistant campaign managers left after an off-color comment from congressman John Crest threatens his re-election bid. With only hours to spare before their candidate will be interviewed on TV all the remaining staffers must work together to save the campaign.
Highly skilled and intelligent Ted & Denise know that only one of them will end up becoming the campaign manager by the end of the night. While working together the two try and best each other to take advantage of their inner circle’s power vacuum.
But as the two young guns dissect one another they also develop a strong bond. Will their feelings for one another trump their steely ambition?