Now that the so-called “experts” have been proven wrong about Iraq, it is time to ignore them altogether by keeping upwards of 50,000 U.S. troops in Iraq indefinitely.
John “Jack” Murtha, a Democrat from western Pennsylvania’s Twelfth District, died Monday of complications from gall bladder surgery. He had been a member of the U.S. House of Representatives since 1974. During the Bush administration, Murtha consistently assailed the manner in which the Iraq War was prosecuted. In a November 2005 statement, Murtha described the U.S. military as “stretched thin” [...]