What we’re reading: Monday, August 26, 2013

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US President Barack Obama speaks on education at University of Buffalo, the State University of New York, on August 22, 2013 in Buffalo, New York.
US President Barack Obama speaks on education at University of Buffalo, the State University of New York, on August 22, 2013 in Buffalo, New York.
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Politico’s Reid Epstein looks at the Obama Administration’s Syria problem.

In the opinion pages: The New York Times’ Bill Keller says the U.S. response to the current situation in Egypt has been “timid and indecisive”. The Washington Post’s Robert Samuelson digs into the debate over President Obama’s options to run the Fed.

What we're reading: Monday, August 26, 2013

Updated