SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — An American flag and Puerto Rican flag fly next to each other in Old San Juan a day after the Puerto Rican Governor Alejandro García Padilla gave a televised speech regarding the government’s $72 billion debt . The Governor said in his speech that the people will have to sacrifice and share in the responsibilities for pulling the island out of debt.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — An American flag and Puerto Rican flag fly next to each other in Old San Juan a day after the Puerto Rican Governor Alejandro García Padilla gave a televised speech regarding the government’s $72 billion debt . The Governor said in his speech that the people will have to sacrifice and share in the responsibilities for pulling the island out of debt. Joe Raedle Getty Images
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — An American flag and Puerto Rican flag fly next to each other in Old San Juan a day after the Puerto Rican Governor Alejandro García Padilla gave a televised speech regarding the government’s $72 billion debt . The Governor said in his speech that the people will have to sacrifice and share in the responsibilities for pulling the island out of debt. Joe Raedle Getty Images

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