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Dave Boyer

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

Articles by Dave Boyer

President Obama attends a news conference in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Aug. 9, 2013. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Beleagured Obama goes west to raise funds

With his popularity sinking and his faulty health-care law endangering Democratic candidates, President Obama will head out of Washington Sunday to show he's still an asset to his party — by raising campaign money Published November 23, 2013

U.S. Vice President Joseph R. Biden (left) and Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli shake hands after their meeting at the presidential palace in Panama City on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. Mr. Biden is in Panama for an economic mission that will include touring the Panama Canal expansion project. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)

Biden: Feds easing Panamanians' entry into U.S.

Vice President Joseph R. Biden, in Panama on Wednesday, announced the easing of immigration policies for Panamanians traveling to the United States and said comprehensive immigration reform in Congress is the Obama administration's top goal. Published November 19, 2013

President Barack Obama talks on the phone in the Oval Office, June 13, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Obama blunders into his own 'Katrina'

A perfect storm of blunders, broken promises and rebellion in his own party over Obamacare is raising doubts about whether President Obama can recover from the monthlong debacle to govern effectively in his second term. Published November 17, 2013

** FILE ** Vice President Joe Biden (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Biden, Hagan avoid Obamacare woes at N.C. fundraiser

At a fundraiser in North Carolina Friday, Vice President Joseph R. Biden and home-state Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan avoided any mention of the subject of Obamacare that is threatening her reelection. Published November 15, 2013

**FILE** President Obama shakes hands with the new director of the U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson after she was sworn in by Vice President Joseph R. Biden in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on March 27, 2013. Pierson is the first female director in the agency's 148-year history. (Associated Press)

Obama backs Secret Service head after second sex scandal

The White House said Friday that President Obama, faced with a second sex scandal in the Secret Service in less than two years, still has confidence in the first female director of his protective service. Published November 15, 2013

President Obama reacts during an Oval Office meeting in this file photo. (White House photo/Pete Souza) ** FILE **

Bill Clinton, other Democrats distance themselves from Obamacare

In a startling rebuke to President Obama, former President Bill Clinton and other Democrats picked apart Obamacare on Tuesday as privacy concerns about the program's website multiplied and a video investigation suggested fraudulence among volunteers helping people enroll for government subsidies. Published November 12, 2013