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Veep, Ep 3.03: “Alicia” formally kicks off Meyer’s campaign

Edwina Findlay, Tracie Thomas, Anais & Mirabelle Lee, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Veep, Season 3, Episode 03: “Alicia”

Teleplay by Sean Gray and Ian Martin, Story by Armando Iannucci, Sean Gray, and Ian Martin

Directed by Christopher Morris

Airs Sundays at 10:30pm (Et) on HBO

Despite the President only recently announcing to the public that he would not be seeking a second term, Selina Meyer and her staff have been working on her unofficial campaign for quite some time. This week’s episode sees Meyer formally kick off her presidential campaign, in an excellent outing that proves that the vice president has as little power as ever, even when it comes to who she will stand with when she makes the announcement.

Meyer being forced to drop the affordable childcare part of her campaign to appease Senator Doyle is a great illustration of the politician’s powerlessness. While previous seasons have shown how

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