Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this mature drama was intended for adults, with unbleeped cursing (including "f--k" and "s--t") and simulated sex that exposes some sensitive body parts. There's also an ongoing storyline involving a character with a substance abuse problem, along with bloodless violence like slapping, choking, and yelling. Brand names are mentioned on occasion, too.
Simulated sex isn't constant but is rather graphic, including nipples and other bare sensitive parts.
Some shouting, pushing, choking, but typically bloodless.
Unbleeped swearing includes "f--k," "s--t," etc.
The overall message is that city politics is a dirty business that requires trade-offs, favors, and occasional violence to get important things done. There's also an emphasis on the corruption of power and the stark differences between a politician's public and private personas.
Common usage of brand names like Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Drugs / Tobacco /
Some social drinking, plus mentions of prescription drugs. One character has a problem with substance abuse.