Republicans Got Us Into This Mess, and They Have to Get Us Out of It

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The US got 'El Chapo' Guzman — now it has to get his $14 billion. Mexican kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was convicted in New York this week. That almost certainly ends Guzman's decades-long career, but his ill-gotten profits are still out there. US prosecutors say they want to confiscate $14 billion from Guzman, but they have to find it first. After 12 weeks of testimony and deliberation, a federal jury in New York this week convicted Sinaloa cartel chief Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on all 10 counts he faced, including drug trafficking and money...