Scandal Photos(+): Fitz Debates Sally, Dances With Mellie and Gets Eyeballed By... Tom?

Scandal‘s presidential election soon will be in full swing, as evidenced by this new batch of photos from the two upcoming episodes.

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In “No Sun on the Horizon,” airing next Thursday, March 13, a well-prepared Fitz gets thrown a curve ball during the first presidential debate against Sally Langston and Governor Reston; Olivia receives shocking news that forces her to make an extremely difficult decision; and the Gladiators work with a powerful CEO accused of murder.

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Then, in “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang” (airing March 20), Sally sets up a meeting to court the NRA’s support, which sends the White House into a tailspin; Olivia and Huck come to shocking realizations; and a surprising person asks Pope and Associates for help.

Here’s the full slideshow, with the occasional unofficial “Photos(+)” caption.