What we’re reading: Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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Democratic U.S. Senate candidates Stephen F. Lynch, at left, and Edward J. Markey, at right, greet each other prior to the start of debate at WBZ studios in...
Democratic U.S. Senate candidates Stephen F. Lynch, at left, and Edward J. Markey, at right, greet each other prior to the start of debate at WBZ studios in...
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The race to replace now-Secretary of State John Kerry in the Senate hits a high point in Massachusetts with Tuesday’s Democratic primary. Congressman Ed Markey is the favorite, but his Congressional colleague Stephen Lynch is thinking upset.

In the opinion pages: The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson says the U.S. military should stay out of Syria. The New York Times’ Frank Bruni looks ahead to Jason Collins’ future after his major announcement.

Politico’s Alex Isenstadt scores the debate slugfest between Elizabeth Colbert Busch and former Governor Mark Sanford in South Carolina’s 1st district.

What we're reading: Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Updated