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TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Veep  

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There are so many good episodes of Veep, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Election Night" the best, or is "Camp David" the funniest episode of Veep? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Veep are, let's rank every Veep episode from best to worst.

Critically-acclaimed, Veep shines a satirical spotlight on the political games of Washington D.C. The series begins with Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) as the vice president of the United States and chronicles her run for president and then life after she leaves 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Veep has garnered numerous awards during its run, most notably six consecutive Emmy wins for "Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series" for Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Tony Hale has also been nominated multiple times, five times for his portrayal as Gary Walsh. Veep, which premiered on HBO on April 22, 2012, also stars Anna Chlumsky, Reid Scott, and Timothy Simmons.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Veep, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Veep episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Kissing Your Sister is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 9: Catherine and Marjorie have a fight; Mike prepares for his babies; Selina is interviewed.

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Mother is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 4: Selina rushes to the hospital while attempting to win the presidency. Amy and Dan discover the O'Brien camp has staged a fake protest, and task Jonah and Richard with organizing their own pro-POTUS demonstration. Mike and Wendy meet a potential surrogate.

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Congressional Ball is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 7: At the White House Christmas party, Selina bargains for votes in hopes of breaking the election tie. Meanwhile, the staff is preoccupied with the annual '50 Hottest D.C. Staffers' list; Mike eyes a job outside politics; Dan helps Jonah with debate prep.

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Election Night is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 10: Season Four Finale. On Election Night, Selina and her staff find their nerves growing frayed as each state result is called.

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Camp David is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 8: Selina takes Catherine to a family pre-Christmas celebration at Camp David, where her team also plans to conduct secret negotiations. After a disastrous debate in New Hampshire, Amy and Dan try to make Jonah seem more human.

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Morning After is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 1: Season Five Premiere. Post-election night: Selina discovers a possible road to victory. Meanwhile, Amy must figure out if she is back or not; Catherine kicks off a behind-the-scenes documentary project; and Dan considers a new career.

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Testimony is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 9: While Selina fields questions from the press, members of her staff testify before a congressional committee about whether the Families First vote was intentionally sabotaged--and who was really behind the data breach.

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C**tgate is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 6: With the U.S. on the brink of a major financial meltdown, Selina must make an important decision. Jonah finds himself back in New Hampshire. Meanwhile, Amy investigates the staff, and Catherine tries to get time with Selina to share some major news.

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Crate is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 3 Episode 9: With Thornhill ahead in the polls, Selina and her staff discuss how to make her more folksy. Jonah, in need of a job, meets with Bill Ericsson, and asks his mom to reach out to his influential uncle Jeff. Selina is interviewed by a pretentious journalist.

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Debate is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 3 Episode 8: Selina and the staff prep for her debate with Maddox, Chung, Congressman Owen Pierce, and Joe Thornhill--a major-league baseball manager who has recently entered the race. Mike's wife Wendy arrives to do a style piece on Selina, but eyes a bigger story.

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Tehran is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 4: As part of her Middle East peace-talks tour, President Meyer makes an historic trip to Iran, where an American reporter is being detained. Back in DC, Dan is wooed by lobbyist Sidney Purcell; VP Doyle stands in for the President at a Rainbow Jersey event.

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New Hampshire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 3 Episode 10: Season Three Finale. Three days before the New Hampshire primary, Selina and her staff juggle her multiple official obligations and campaign appearances.

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Helsinki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 2 Episode 5: Selina and her staff head to Helsinki to finalize a trade agreement, but are worried whether Selina will be received warmly in Europe. Dan calls Mike for press advice; Mike leans on Jonah; Kent and Ben argue over how to deal with new intel.

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Groundbreaking is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 6 Episode 10: [HBO] HD. 'Groundbreaking.' Season Six Finale. Selina and her team prepare for the groundbreaking of her library.

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Joint Session is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 1: Season Four Premiere. Twenty-four hours before Selina's first major speech as President, her staff frantically tries to work out how she can say two completely opposite things at the same time. Gary questions his worth.

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Inauguration is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 10: Season Five Finale. Selina and her staff get ready for inauguration day; Mike suffers exhaustion; Catherine gets a makeover.

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East Wing is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 2: The President's staff prepares for her state visit with the Israeli Prime Minister. Mike tries out a new look for his more visible role. Teddy does Jonah a favor, while continuing to invade his personal space.

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The Eagle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 5 Episode 3: Selina sends a tweet and Mike must deal with the consequences. Amy feels usurped by Bob, and begins to be troubled by his behavior. At a museum gala, Gary finds himself the belle of the ball.

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Blurb is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 6 Episode 7: HD. 'Blurb.' (Season Six) While her staff prepares for her portrait unveiling, Selina and Mike try to finish her book.

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The Vic Allen Dinner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 2 Episode 4: Selina is rankled when the White House releases an unflattering photo of her. Mike and Kent bond over sailing; Jonah gets an executive parking space; Sue has a job interview. Selina takes steps to keep her staff happy as they prepare for an appearance.

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Convention is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 5: At the party convention, Selina and her staff scramble against the clock to avert a major internal crisis. Amy grows increasingly infuriated with the President's new advisor Karen, who is coaching Catherine on her First Daughter speech to the convention.

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B/ill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 4 Episode 8: With the Families First Bill growing increasingly toxic, Gary sets up a clandestine meeting with Dan and Amy to persuade them to lobby against it. Meanwhile, Selina attempts to keep working while ill in bed with the flu.

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D.C. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 2 Episode 10: (Season Two Finale) With the administration in full crisis mode and Selina's future in doubt, the entire staff goes on frenzied job hunt.

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Alicia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 3 Episode 3: While Selina and her staff prepare for an Annapolis event where she will announce her candidacy, Dan gets word that SNL has done a not-so-flattering sketch on the Veep.

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Georgia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Veep
Season 6 Episode 3: [HBO] HD. 'Georgia.' (Season Six) Selina helps monitor a Eurasian country's first democratic election; Mike and Gary cover up a major mishap.