LastDayWatchers here is some INFO ON TAP
The Taliban's 'momentum' has not been broken
In April of this year, the Defense Department released a report titled, "United States Plan for Sustaining the Afghanistan National Security Forces." The report highlighted "important security gains" and said there had been a "reversal of violence trends in much of the country" in 2011."
A closer look at the EIA data reveals several problems, however, with these comparisons."
"The Republicans' obstructionist "successes" have taken a heavy toll and can be seen most dramatically in US economic performance since 2009."