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  • Murtha's Anti-War Stance Overshadows Abscam Past (Ethics always in question)

    01/14/2006 6:09:15 PM PST · by Libloather · 16 replies · 1,135+ views
    CNS News ^ | 1/13/06 | Randy Hall, Marc Morano
    Murtha's Anti-War Stance Overshadows Abscam Past By Randy Hall and Marc Morano Staff January 13, 2006 Read Article About Murtha's military record ( - Members of the press have given extensive and glowing coverage to Rep. John Murtha's criticism of the war in Iraq, but have overlooked a number of other controversies the Pennsylvania Democrat has experienced over the past 25 years. This includes his reported role as an un-indicted co-conspirator in the Abscam bribery scandal of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Murtha has denied any wrongdoing, but Cybercast News Service has learned that one of Murtha's former...