Questions about House of Card
1-9, France made whole plan to provoke Mathew, the VP to replace the next gavorner of the state of Pennsylvania. However on the other side he took the best of his ability in makeing the water bill pass, which didnt pass.
# question: what, if the bill passed, the whole plan would be?
1-13, France lit up his hope, but blew off others next to him and then his.
# question: what does that mean? he has not faith in god?
I have a pile of this kind of questions for I am lack of American background knowledge.