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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

President Barack Obama walks from Marine One toward Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Thursday, July 7, 2016. Obama is traveling to Poland to attend a NATO summit and then on to Spain. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama makes 20th trip to Europe among rising uncertainty

President Obama embarked Thursday on his 20th trip to Europe, a continent facing more uncertainty than when he took office, as it grapples with Britain's vote to leave the European Union, a mass migration of Muslim refugees and rising concern over Russia's unchecked military aggression. Published July 7, 2016

Attorney General Loretta Lynch (Associated Press)

Loretta Lynch makes it official: No charges in Hillary Clinton email probe

Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch formally cleared Hillary Clinton on Wednesday, saying she would not pursue a criminal case against the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee for mishandling classified information through her secret email account when she was secretary of state. Published July 6, 2016

"The security situation in Afghanistan remains precarious," President Obama said Wednesday at the White House. "The Taliban remains a threat. They've gained ground in some cases." (Associated Press)

Obama to leave U.S. quandary in Afghanistan to successor

In a move that will turn over a larger-scale military problem to Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, President Obama said Wednesday that he will leave about 8,400 U.S. troops in Afghanistan at the end of this year, more than he had planned. Published July 6, 2016

President Barack Obama and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrive Tuesday, July 5, 2016, in Charlotte, N.C. for a campaign rally. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

John Podesta: 'Great day' for Hillary Clinton

Clinton campaign Chairman John Podesta told reporters Tuesday that the FBI director's blistering critique of Hillary Clinton's email system "hardly" overshadows her first campaign rally with President Obama. Published July 5, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks on the tarmac as she arrives to board Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Tuesday, July 5, 2016. President Barack Obama and Clinton are traveling to Charlotte, N.C. to campaign together. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Obama still 'enthusiastic' about Clinton, White House says

Hours after the FBI director called Hillary Clinton "extremely careless" in the handling of her private email system, the White House said President Obama remains "enthusiastic" about her presidential bid. Published July 5, 2016

Obama urges lawmakers to agree on Zika funding

President Obama called on Congress Friday to break a partisan deadlock over funding to fight the Zika virus before lawmakers start their summer break later this month. Published July 1, 2016

President Barack Obama signs the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, June 30, 2016. Obama also signed the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama signs reform of FOIA law

President Obama signed into law Thursday an update of the federal Freedom of Information Act that proponents say will streamline and improve the 50-year-old law. Published June 30, 2016

President Barack Obama closes the cover after signing the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 as he looks to sign the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act, Thursday, June 30, 2016, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama signs Puerto Rico debt relief law

President Obama signed a rescue package for financially strapped Puerto Rico Thursday, saying it will give residents of the island relief from "lingering uncertainty." Published June 30, 2016

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch takes questions from the media, after attending a Los Angeles Police Department technology briefing as part of her national community policing tour in Los Angeles Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Lynch was in Los Angeles for the last stop in a six-city community policing tour highlighting departments she sees as role models for law enforcement. Lynch says one of the issues law enforcement is struggling with is transparency, saying it's important departments are as open as possible without compromising investigations. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

White House won't comment on propriety of Lynch-Clinton meeting

The White House refused to say Thursday whether it approved of Attorney General Loretta Lynch's private meeting with former president Bill Clinton at an airport, but insisted that she understands the need for the Justice Department's probe of Hillary Clinton's email system to be free of political meddling. Published June 30, 2016

Barack Obama Foundation chairman Martin Nesbitt speaks during a news conference announcing the future of the Barack Obama Presidential Center Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Chicago. The Barack Obama Foundation announced in a news release early Tuesday that the library will be erected on park land that was proposed by the University of Chicago. The site was selected over bids made by Columbia University in New York, the University of Hawaii and the University of Illinois at Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Firms chosen to design Obama's presidential library

The foundation that is building President Obama's presidential library announced the selection Thursday of two architectural and design firms to lead the project in Chicago. Published June 30, 2016