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Does Congressman Murtha Face a Real Challenge?

According to PoliticsPa, the GOP opponent to U.S. Rep. Jack Murtha out-fundraised him by half a million bucks in the second quarter. With more than thirty years representing Western PA in the House of Representatives, Murtha will likely be able to squash this guy, but it's worth keeping an eye on the race...

Does Congressman Murtha Face a Real Challenge?

According to PoliticsPa, the GOP opponent to U.S. Rep. Jack Murtha out-fundraised him by half a million bucks in the second quarter. With more than thirty years representing Western PA in the House of Representatives, Murtha will likely be able to squash this guy, but it's worth keeping an eye on the race...

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