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[팟캐스트] (299) 치열해지는 민주당 원내대표 경선 / 공항고속도로 중간차선서 내린 20대 여성…차 2대에 치여 사망

진행자: 김보경, Kevin Lee Selzer

1. Democratic Party floor leader race heats up

기사 요약: 더불어민주당은 수요일 오후 경선을 통해 20대 국회의 마지막 원내대표를 선출한다. 이번 경선에 이인영·노웅래·김태년 의원, 이렇게 3명의 3선 의원들이 출마했으며 임기 1년의 차기 원내사령탑 자리를 놓고 경쟁한다.

[1] The race to become the next floor leader of the ruling Democratic Party is heating up, with all eyes on who will be selected to lead the party through multiple tasks and next year’s general election.

*race: 경선, competition, bid
*floor leader: 원내대표
*all eyes on A: A에게 이목이 집중되는
*task: 과제
*general election: 총선

[2] The party is slated to elect its next floor leader Wednesday from among three three-term lawmakers: Rep. Lee In-young, Rep. Noh Woong-rae and Rep. Kim Tae-nyeon.

*slated: 예정
*three-term lawmaker: 3선 의원

[3] The election comes amid deepening conflict between the ruling party and the Liberty Korea Party due to the recent fast-tracking of key reform bills, which has prompted the main opposition party to stage protests across the country.

*A comes amid B: B가 한창인 가운데 A가 다가왔다
*deepening conflict: 깊어지는 갈등
*reform: 개혁

[4] Lee and Kim are widely expected to lead the race based on their solid support base and strong presence, political analysts said.

*widely expected: 예상된다
*solid: 튼튼한
*presences: 입지

[5] Noh, who has joined the floor leader bid for the third time, is also making all-out efforts to garner support from fellow party members.

*all-out: 최선의
*garner: 모으다

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2. Woman, 28, dies after being hit by two cars on expressway

기사 요약: 경찰에 따르면 월요일 새벽 20대 여성이 고속도로 2차선에 차를 세운 뒤 달려오는 택시와 SUV에 치여 숨졌다. 여성과 동승한 남성이 화장실에 가야돼서 차를 세운 것으로 조사됐다.

[1] A woman in her 20s was killed by two consecutive collisions on an expressway that occurred at 3:52 a.m. Monday.

*consecutive: 연속
*collision: 충돌

[2] Gimpo Police Station said it had obtained video footage from the dashcam in the woman’s car, a Mercedes-Benz C200, showing that she stopped in the middle lane of the three-lane expressway with emergency lights on, got out of the car and moved to the back. She was soon struck by a taxi. She was then hit again by an SUV.

*video footage: 비디오 자료
*emergency light: 비상등
*struck: 치이다

[3] She died in the ambulance from head injuries while being taken to a nearby hospital.

[4] The two other drivers are being investigated on suspicions of speeding in the death of the woman.

*suspicion: 의심
*speeding: 과속

[5] The woman’s husband, who was in the passenger seat prior to the accident, told police he and his wife stopped the car in the middle lane of the Seoul-bound Incheon Airport Expressway because he had to go to the bathroom.

*passenger seat: 조수석
*Seoul-bound: 서울 방향

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