Bill is expected to encounter little opposition in the Senate.
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Revised authorization bill contains policy initiatives aimed at beefing up oversight of the Defense Department and contractors.
Companies make a final push as decision on the $40 billion contract approaches.
Watchdog organizations continue to raise questions about Bush administration records preservation.
DHS chief also says the department will begin preparations to limit the types of documents that can be used to prove citizenship.
DHS issued final regulations for states to implement the so-called REAL ID Act last week.
The Bush administration is now endorsing hosted software for agency use.
SBA, Justice officials defend proposed rule requiring agencies to prove underrepresentation before setting aside contracts.
Each party's primary contest has political analysts scratching their heads.
Congress has ordered agency to restore network of libraries that had been closed or consolidated.