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SSA chief says workforce buried under avalanche of baby boomer retirement and disability claims.
Fiscal 2009 proposal could become the largest department budget ever.
John Murtha, D-Pa., would boost Navy shipbuilding and buy more F-22s under new budget.
Pentagon officials have argued that the recommendation is unconstitutional.
Extra funding would be used for oversight and modernization of the agency.
Defense Department did not request funding in fiscal 2009 budget for either aircraft.
The Senate has yet to confirm Bush's FEC and assistant attorney general choices.