Town Hall Meeting on Iraq War

A town hall meeting was held on the war in Iraq. Representative Murtha talked about his decision in December 2005 to oppose the Iraq… read more

A town hall meeting was held on the war in Iraq. Representative Murtha talked about his decision in December 2005 to oppose the Iraq War and call for the withdrawal of troops from Iraq. He addressed reports that the Department of Defense blamed him for low military recruitment levels. He said that General Peter Pace, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told him on January 4, 2006, that they “can’t win this.” Representatives Moran and Murtha also spoke about the possibility of withdrawing troops to unspecified countries nearby, including Kuwait. They also responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Town Hall Meeting on Iraq War

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Program ID:
190589-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 9, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 05, 2006 | 6:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 12:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 4:16am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 10:48am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 3:40pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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