That's right: Lisa Kudrow appears on the next episode of Scandal, playing a Congresswoman named Josephine Marcus.
According to reports, Kudrow's character has "temper issues." It's not clear how many episodes she'll appear in, but her character has an arc, and might clash with the First Lady, Mellie. In the sneak peek snippet below, Marcus lashes out at President Fitzgerald, saying he needs to "tame his cobra." In which cobra means penis.