What does PTB mean in US Government?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand PTB in the Governmental field in general and in the US Government terminology in particular.

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What does PTB mean?

powers that be(Noun)
The holders of power or the authorities in a given situation, especially as seen as being faceless or unreasonably bureaucratic.

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