Schoolteachers protest outside the Capitol building as Congress prepared to debate modifications to the Teacher's Pension System, in San Juan, December 21, 2013. Puerto Rico, with an economy in or ... more 
Schoolteachers protest outside the Capitol building as Congress prepared to debate modifications to the Teacher's Pension System, in San Juan, December 21, 2013. Puerto Rico, with an economy in or near recession for the last eight years, has chronic budget shortfalls and has spawned worry among investors in the $3.7 trillion municipal debt market, where its bond prices have plunged this year. The banner reads, "Here there are teachers....Don't give in...." REUTERS/Alvin Baez (PUERTO RICO - Tags: EDUCATION POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) less 
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Sat, Dec 21, 2013 6:35 PM EST