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Dave Boyer

Dave Boyer is a White House correspondent for The Washington Times. A native of Allentown, Pa., Boyer worked for the Philadelphia Inquirer from 2002 to 2011 and also has covered Congress for the Times. He is a graduate of Penn State University. Boyer can be reached at dboyer@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Dave Boyer

Obama accuses GOP of rooting against America's strength

President Obama said Wednesday that Republican presidential candidates are full of "baloney" with their criticism that America has become weaker on his watch, and called it "weird" that some Republicans failed to applaud America's strength during his State of the Union address. Published January 13, 2016

President Barack Obama smiles during his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool)

Obama twisted facts in State of Union speech

NEWS ANALYSIS: In the bid to shape his legacy, President Obama played fast and loose with the facts Tuesday night during his final State of the Union address. Published January 13, 2016

President Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. (Associated Press)

Obama decries 'politics,' downplays terror threat in final State of the Union

Frustrated by Republican presidential candidates' attacks on his leadership, President Obama urged the nation and his successor in his final State of the Union address Tuesday night to "fix our politics" and complete his agenda of restrained American power abroad and income equality at home. Published January 12, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop before next months earliest in the nation presidential primary, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in Windham, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Obama: Trump will only be president in an 'SNL' skit

On the morning of his final State of the Union address, President Obama said he can envision Republican front-runner Donald Trump delivering the same speech only on "Saturday Night Live." Published January 12, 2016

President Obama speaks during a news conference in the White House Brady Press Briefing Room in Washington on Dec. 18, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Obama vetoes measure to repeal Obamacare

As expected, President Obama vetoed legislation Friday that would have repealed Obamacare and defunded Planned Parenthood, saying the Affordable Care Act "is working." Published January 8, 2016

Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

NRA refuses to send representatives to Obama's gun violence town hall

The nation's largest gun rights organization declined Wednesday to send representatives to a nationally televised town hall with President Obama on gun violence, calling the prime-time event a publicity stunt by the White House to promote his latest gun control moves. Published January 6, 2016