Mark Leibovich’s new book, “This Town,” dishes the dirt on some of Washington’s power players. Here’s a selection, courtesy of The Post’s Carlos Lozada and David Beard.
Valerie Jarrett After an unflattering profile of Obama’s senior adviser was published, a 33-point memo on ways to praise her was sent to West Wing staffers, writes “This Town” author Mark Leibovich. The memo was titled “The Magic of Valerie” and included the following point: “Valerie is someone who other people inside the building know they can trust. (need examples).”Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images