This is a slap in the face to every man that has ever served his country......This guy was a traitor to our military.
Critics Slam Decision to Name Navy Ship for John Murtha
15 April 2010
"This is a slap in the face to every service member who bridled when Murtha publicly accused Marines in Iraq of intentionally killing women and children in cold blood," the editorial reads.
The newspaper said the honor shouldn't go to "a political hack whose most successful defensive maneuver was saving his pork-laden earmarks from surprise attacks of fiscal responsibility."