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Presidential Favorites Say Low-Debt Guatemala Can Boost Deficits

Monday, June 17, 2019

The two frontrunners in Guatemala’s Presidential election yesterday both see space for the nation to take on more debt to tackle the poverty and violence that have driven millions to flee to the U.S.

Former First Lady Sandra Torres won yesterday's first round but faces a runoff on August 11 with conservative Alejandro Giammattei, Bloomberg reports.