First there was Congressman Obey earlier in the week stating that violence was down because we've killed everybody. From Redstate - Congressman Obey RE surge: violence down because ‘We’ve run out of people to kill’
Now, it's Baghdad Harry's turn. He says it's due to the enemy's successes. Also from Redstate - Harry Reid Finds Success in Iraq
- On the floor of the Senate Tuesday, during leadership time, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Searchlight) made a statement on the occasion of the year 2007 becoming the deadliest year for US troops since the Iraq War began. One might find this an odd cause for recognition on the floor of the Senate, but not Sen. Reid. For him, the sacrifices of our brave troops provided an opportunity to both score political points against the war and, perhaps more importantly, denigrate the successes they are achieving every day as part of the troop surge.