Himself - Representative, Pennsylvania (segment "Bring 'Em Home Murtha")
Himself - Pennsylvania Congressman
Himself - Representative, Pennsylvania (segment "The Killing in Haditha")
Rep John Murtha | Rep. John Murtha
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""We have become occupiers. We cannot win this militarily. But I hesitated to say anything. I waited probably too long. The way we operate militarily is a problem.... We go into a place, we have to blow it up to protect American lives. I agree with that. That's the way we operate to protect Americans." Interview with The Christian Science Monitor, July 21, 2006.
A former Marine Corp. officer, he was the first Vietnam War veteran elected to the House of Representatives.