(WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Puerto Rico cannot pay its public debt of roughly $73 billion, according to the commonwealth island's governor.
"The debt is not payable," Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla told the New York Times in an interview published Sunday night. "There is no other option. I would love to have an easier option. This is not politics, this is math."
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According to a report commissioned by the Government Development Bank, Puerto Rico faces hard times.