Here are some spoilers for The Event episode 8 titled "For the Good of Our Country" from official episode guide.
DESPERATE TIMES CALL FOR DESPERATE MEASURES
- President Martinez, furious about recent security failures, demands answers from Director of National Intelligence, Blake Sterling.
- When he doesn't receive the progress that he desires, Martinez decides to personally interrogate Michael Buchanan about his involvement in the assassination attempt.
- While Michael holds to his claim that he doesn't know who is involved, he inadvertently reveals incriminating evidence about someone deep inside the President's staff.
- Dempsey dispatches Vicky on a new clandestine mission.
- Sean and Leila scramble to stay ahead of the covert ops that are trying to silence them and what they know.
- Hal Holbrook guest stars as Dempsey.