"Empowering Advanced Learners of English in Business and Academia - TOEFL / ESL / EFL"
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Context : Business
Semantic: covert, secrecy
Usage of “backroom deals”
Who knows what happened in the backroom deals?
Examples of idiom “backroom deals” from Twitter
The worst thing about healthcare reform is that our country was destroyby votes in the middle of the night and backroom deals.
Republicans can repeal all the backroom deals that use money we don't have to purchase support for controversial legislation. #hcr #hc
backroom deals in corporate America is called bribery and extortion. In the Washington is called business as usual. Robin Smith
To clarify, this reconciliation package simply amends the HCR law: takes out a few backroom deals, adds more subsidy $, scale back taxes,etc
If #hcr was so great, why all the dirty backroom deals, and why is Obama still campaigning for it?