By Emily Goodin - 07/18/13 01:06 PM EDT
Robin Wright and Kevin Spacey will compete in those same categories for "House of Cards," the Netflix drama in which Spacey portrays a House majority whip with Oval Office ambitions and Wright plays his equally ambitious wife.
And actress Kerry Washington, a prominent Obama supporter, received a Best Actress nod for her role as a Washington fixer in "Scandal."
Meanwhile, Julia Louis-Dreyfus was nominated for Best Actress in a Comedy for her role as Vice President Selina Meyer in "Veep."
And Sigourney Weaver was nominated for her Hillary Clinton-like role in "Political Animals," a USA Today miniseries in which Weaver played a former first lady turned secretary of State who was contemplating a White House run.
A complete list of nominations is available here.
The Emmy Awards will be handed out on Sept. 22 in a ceremony that airs live on CBS.