Officials try to resolve issues so Gordon England can become the department's deputy secretary.
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Bill focuses on weapons of mass destruction and border security.
As many as 50 other officials could find themselves in new offices or on the curb as agency reorganization effort takes off, observers say.
Democrats and national security whistleblowers seek stronger protections for employees who report wrongdoing.
Coalition presents recommendations to Acting Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England.
Pentagon's recommendations would shift hundreds of tankers and fighters and transporters from Air National Guard units to other states.
Probe of failed border surveillance contract could lead to administrative or criminal charges.
Watchdog agency says 33,000 civilian contractors failed to pay; some committed felonies by not forwarding payroll taxes.