In this animated special, Penelope's conservative family visit. Penelope dreads with the presidential election coming up, they won't be able to avoid fighting over politics, leaving the Alvarezes to strategize how to get through with the family intact.
The series centers on a Cuban-American family led by the mother, Penelope, a separated former military veteran raising a teenage daughter with progressive views and a son who is described as a socially inept tween. Penelope's mother, Lydia, helps her take care of the kids and the house chores.
One Day at a Time - The Politics Episode Synopsis and Schedule