ESCALATION TO BE
STAGGERINGLY EXPENSIVE/
--$1,000,000 FOR EACH ADDED GI/--$400 FOR EACH GALLON OF GAS/--INCREASED AFGHAN COSTS WOULD WIPE OUT ANY SAVINGS FROM IRAQ PULLOUT/--$56 THOUSAND MILLIONS
TO DOUBLE AFGH ARMY
OVER 5 YEARS !/--Most Dem legislators won’t vote for more $for more troops/--Obama must rely on GOP votes to esacalate ! NYTIMES/15NOV