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Navy Secretary tells employees process is “like designing a complex weapon system.”
Report prompts call for overhauling CIA and other agencies, including creating a director of national intelligence post.
A showdown is expected between Republicans and Democrats over the Homeland Security Department's first-ever authorization bill.
"Consistent stream of intelligence" shows terrorists want to disrupt November elections, Homeland Security says.
Homeland Security Department evaluates plan to lift restrictions at Reagan National Airport.
House subcommittee backs $10 billion bill, $450 million more then President Bush requested.
David Stone's nomination to head TSA passes on voice vote.
Deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan have strained forces, but Bush administration opposes reinstating the draft.
Volunteers can have fingerprints and iris patterns recorded in agency databases to speed processing through security checkpoints.