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Loving and leaving Washington

John N. Yochelson

Loving and leaving Washington

reflections on public service

by John N. Yochelson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil service,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    A civil service official reflects on his employment in Washington D.C., comparing his earlier stint before 2001 with his recent return in which he describes the increased partisanship, erosion of public trust, and loss of dedication by the current generation. --Publisher"s description.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Yochelson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK693.Y63 A3 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 282 pages
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27217753M
    ISBN 101612348246
    ISBN 109781612348247
    LC Control Number2016001678
    OCLC/WorldCa928607763

    Loving or Leaving Lyrics: All the barriers are down / Now there's no words guarding me / It was a slow descent / Was a show of intentions by me / Every secret's been sold / I’ve broken every.


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New York Times bestselling author Rachel Held Evans (–) is known for her books and articles about faith, doubt, and life in the Bible Belt.

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Think the TV series Jane the Virgin. I'd like a book where the MC is sorely tempted, perhaps comes close to leaving, but realizes that relationships take work and that new doesn't necessarily mean better (even if the love interest was legitimately a good person).

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