At Camp Pendleton yesterday, military judge Col. Steven Folsom dismissed all charges against Lt. Col. Jeffrey R. Chessani, the highest-ranking officer accused in the Haditha massacre-of-justice. The ruling makes him the seventh of eight accused in the Haditha skirmish to have charges dismissed....Murtha Lied; Marines Were Tried, Ben Johnson, Frontpagemag.com, 5/18/2008
Democrats, in their ongoing lemming rush to electoral oblivion, probably won't get the joke in the headline above. Old line Democrats like Senator Joe Lieberman, however, may pray for Murthlessness every day a story like this comes out.
Murtha, an old friend of Speaker Pelosi's, is a disgrace to the office he holds and to the constituents he represents.