An ideally timed race to the finish line. As the presidential election approaches, two front-runners spar for their party's nomination. Set during the 1976 presidential nominating convention, the delegates must weigh the merits between two candidates with widely opposing values. When a self-made, less-than-scrupulous senator and an upstanding intellectual former Secretary of State, gain information about their opponents, the twist is planted for an unexpected outcome. What could be more fun in a presidential campaign season than some theatrical fireworks?