Francis Underwood is high a ranked official, a congressman from Democratic Party of US government. He helps Garrett Walker to become President of the United States after Walker has made a promise to appoint Franc as secretary of state. But after the election is over Garrett breaks the promise and does not appoint Underwood as secretary of state. Francis is a cruel and cynical man who is ready for everything to achieve his goal. Now he and his arrogant wife will do everything possible to get back at the new president for betrayal.