Murtha takes the gloves off:
I like guys who’ve never been there that criticize us who’ve been there. I like that. I like guys who got five deferments and never been there and send people to war and then don’t like to hear suggestions about what needs to be done.
I still would’ve liked to hear the tougher talk during the elections and the run-up to the war. But I said it then and I’ll say it now:
One of the most effective things the Dems can do is to out the Bush team strategy of personally destroying critics even in when an insane amount of hypocrisy is required to do so.