Only 7 combat deaths, only 5 of the 18 provinces remain in need of being turned over to Iraqi control.
As you vote on Tuesday, you may want to consider that if we had followed Barack Obama's judgement on "The Surge", it would have never happened. We would have left Iraq before The Surge was even attempted. We would have been defeated, leaving an unstable country ripe for further instability in the Middle East and Al Qaeda celebrating.
Gladly, President Bush followed the advice of Senator McCain.