Tensions run high as President Vindenpawl’s leadership is challenged. Meanwhile, McCabe must uncover the source of a mysterious information leak before it threatens the Federation’s greatest institution, the Office of the President.
The investigation continues into President Se’Fron’s death (Star Trek: Operation Beta Shield) and McCabe suspects everyone. Section 31, President Vindenpawl and the Romulans are all under suspicion. The return of the Archein complicates matters as the tension heats up in the highest office in the Federation.