Workforce strained due to global deployments; 200 emergency personnel would go to war zones.
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Battles continue to rage over how to set a formula for distributing funds.
Former congressman pushes for laws making it easier for the government to hire and retain quality personnel to help fight the war on terrorism.
New legal support network established to protect federal employees who come forward with information.
Timing of implementing reforms debated, along with the merits of the proposed national intelligence czar and other changes.
President embraces key recommendation of 9/11 commission that he had previously stopped short of endorsing.
Creation of national intelligence director appears inevitable, but debate focuses on scope of power the new position will hold.