Monday, February 08, 2010

Congressman Murtha Dies

Congressman Jack Murtha (D-PA) has passed away due to complications from gallbladder surgery. He was 77 years old.

Murtha was an outspoken critic of the Iraq war, going to the point of accusing several Marines of murdering Iraqis in "cold blood" at Hadita in 2006. He was the chairman of the House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee.



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