1. Twister (as in, another word for tornado)
  2. The Buckeye State (as in, another name for Ohio) and other similar state names
  3. Bilateral (as in, a meeting between two names)
  4. Inside the Beltway (as in, a club you don't belong to)
  5. Amidst
  6. Behemoth
  7. A negotiated solution
  8. Motorist
  9. Garb