Rep. John Murtha, Iraq war critic, dies at 77

Monday, February 8, 2010 | 5:27 p.m. CST; updated 3:33 p.m. CST, Tuesday, February 9, 2010

HARRISBURG, Pa.— U.S. Rep. John Murtha, an influential critic of the Iraq War whose congressional career was shadowed by questions about his ethics, died Monday. He was 77.