In five to 10 years, the species could make its debut inside the beltway, he says.
Inside the beltway, at least, we are all climbing Petraeus Mountain.
Does anyone inside or outside the beltway fear Barack Obama?
It was just something they knew they had to say for a while to sound responsible in beltway land.
Then as now, inside the Washington beltway hubris and glibness go hand in hand.
It's not that far-fetched, even though the beltway press has written him off as a serious contender.
Ms. Kagan has spent her entire professional career in Harvard Square, Hyde Park, and the D.C. beltway.
The message from inside the beltway: see you on the other side of the cliff.
Because we were seen as outside the beltway, in some cases both of us ended up being misunderstood by the press.
Yes, it makes a certain sense in the insular beltway world of politics.
term in U.S. for a ring highway around an urban area, especially Interstate 495 around Washington, D.C., the Capital Beltway, completed 1964. Figurative for "Washington, D.C., and its culture" for better or worse, since c.1978.
Connected with the federal government or the huge complex it occupies
[1980s+; fr the Beltway, the peripheral Washington, DC, highway that is supposed to help one avoid the city's traffic]