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Murtha Iraq War

Sam Stein

Remembering The 'Murthquake': When John Murtha Took On The Iraq War

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The passing of Rep. John Murtha (D-Penn.) on Monday from gall bladder surgery complications brought to an end one of the most dynamic careers of the p...

Remember Haditha, Murtha and Marines?

Hal Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hal Donahue

The right wing spin doctors raise money off the very name Murtha but what really came out of the Haditha investigations? Not what you think.

John Murtha Endorses Hillary Clinton

Washington Post | Anne Kornblut | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. John P. Murtha has announced his endorsement of Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, bringing his clout as a 17-term member of the House and a prominent ...

Murtha And The Cost Of The War

Washington Post | Walter Pincus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One longtime House member's views of the hidden costs of the war in Iraq are worth studying -- when the congressman is Rep. John P. Murtha (D-Pa.), ch...

Jason Linkins

Parsing 'Surge' Commentary, Schieffer Gets To The Heart Of The Matter

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The assessments from Murtha and Webb stand in contrast to the rhetoric of those who widely regard the "surge" as a completed mission and proof of concept for the entire war in the first place.

Sam Stein

What Murtha Really Said About The Surge

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

War proponents have seized on the words of Rep. John Murtha, D-PA, who said Thursday, following a visit to Iraq, that the troop surge is working - a s...