With the local city elections around the corner, Sabrina begins in her quest to show Mike that she is capable in writing her own column. After researching Robert Russell, a candidate for city council; Sabrina seems to be the best person to write the story about his campaign, but when Mike informs her that Hilda is running against him, Sabrina and Zelda try to talk Hilda out of running. It is at this point when Sabrina writes a shocking exposé after finding out about some dirty dealings of Hilda’s opponent. However, when Sabrina learns that Russell anonymously gives money to families in need, she has to write a retraction get the truth out. After her retraction fails to build back up his reputation, Sabrina decides to use her magic to get a debate started between Hilda and Russell, and results in Hilda losing the election.