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Thursday, November 17, 2005
Murtha calls for withdrawal of troops from Iraq
Congressman John Murtha (D-PA) a conservative, pro-defense Democrat who is well respected on both sides of the aisle has called on the Pentagon to withdraw US troops from Iraq within the next 6 months. The Pentagon, the Vice President and President are sure to blast Murtha's proposal, but Murtha who is one of the most decorated veterans in the Congress has impeccable credentials to make such a request. The Congressman recently traveled to Iraq and did not like what he saw on the ground. Stay tuned for more on this developing story.
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