Claire's children, with the help of their dad, Phil, prepare Claire for a debate. The mock debate is intended to simulate a real campaign in which Claire will be asked about her motivations for running for office. The children provide constructive criticism on her verbal and nonverbal communication while she takes the stage.
Axl and Sean debate whether King Moonracer from Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer's "Island of Misfit Toys" is a toy. They each lay out their arguments, and it turns into a fight, as they're not able to convince the other person that they're correct. Darrin settles the debate by watching the cartoon and giving his perspective.
The state representatives debate the formal election of national senators. They decide whether senators should be elected by the House of Representatives, National Executives, The People, or by State Legislators.