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John Murtha
John Murtha
Birth: June 17, 1932
John Murtha
Birth: June 17, 1932

John Patrick “Jack” Murtha, Jr. is an American politician from the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

A Democrat, Murtha has served in the United States House of Representatives since 1974, representing Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district. The district includes a large swath of southwestern Pennsylvania, stretching from Johnstown to the eastern and southern suburbs of Pittsburgh. Murtha is best known for his calls for a withdrawal of American forces in Iraq.

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