'House of Cards' Season 1 episode 4: Older men hurt you, then discard you

"House of Cards" returns for Season 2 on Netflix on Friday, Feb. 14 -- happy Valentine's Day, right? -- and in preparation, Zap2it is taking a quick look back at the first season. On tap Wednesday (Feb. 5) is "Chapter 4."Where we are:Frank keeps lining up the pieces in his chess match against President Walker. This time his play is to get David Rasmussen (the House majority leader) to make a run at the speaker of the house position because Rasmussen is someone he can control (and who will owe him).The black caucus is on board thanks to Frank wheeling and dealing with Terry Womack, who will be the new majority leader when Rasmussen is elected speaker. But when Rasmussen gets cold feet, Frank torpedoes him in the House by telling Bob Birch, the current speaker, about "Rasmussen's plan" to usurp Birch as speaker.Womack goes along with whatever Frank tells him because now Womack can...


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