1 Beltway Banditsполит жарг"бандиты с кольцевой"Частные вашингтонские компании, оказывающие на контрактной основе платные услуги правительству США за счет налогоплательщиков. В числе услуг фигурирует и проведение специальных исследований по заказу правительства.
2 beltway issueполит"внутривашингтонская проблема"Проблема, о которой не знает общественность, которая ее не касается, а беспокоит лишь вашингтонских политиков.
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