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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

Members of the Security Council vote at United Nations headquarters, Monday, July 20, 2015. The U.N. Security Council unanimously endorsed the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and adopted a series of measures leading to the end of U.N. sanctions that have hurt the Iranian economy. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Obama under fire for evading Congress on Iran nuclear deal

President Obama secured quick United Nations approval Monday for his administration's nuclear deal with Iran, sparking bipartisan criticism that he favored the international blessing more than the will of Congress, while hard-liners in Tehran vowed to "never accept" the accord. Published July 20, 2015

President Obama is scheduled to address the Veterans of Foreign Wars annual convention in Pittsburgh amid reports that veterans' wait times for doctors' appointments have increased in the past year, and with the VA revealing a nearly $3 billion budget shortfall that has Republican lawmakers fuming. (Associated Press)

Obama to hail VA progress in VFW speech as problems persist

President Obama is expected to highlight his administration's progress on veterans' issues Tuesday in a speech to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, but many veterans, lawmakers and whistleblowers say the Department of Veterans Affairs hasn't improved since a scandal erupted last year over delayed health care for veterans. Published July 19, 2015

President Obama asked Americans to wait for more facts about the Chattanooga shootings, and did not use the word "terror" to describe the attack. (Associated Press)

Republicans blame Obama policies for rise in domestic terrorism

President Obama called the murder of four Marines in Tennessee Thursday "heartbreaking" and pleaded for Americans not to jump to conclusions, but Republicans were already blaming him for what investigators termed domestic terrorism, as the shooting quickly became part of the 2016 presidential campaign. Published July 16, 2015

A police officer investigates outside the Armed Forces Career Center after a gunman opened fire on the building Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Authorities say there were multiple casualties including the gunman.   (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Obama: Shootings of Marines in Tennessee 'heartbreaking'

President Obama called the murder of four Marines in Tennessee Thursday "heartbreaking" and asked all Americans to pray for the victims' families in what one investigator called an act of domestic terrorism. Published July 16, 2015

President Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, July 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) ** FILE **

Obama to hold news conference on Iran deal

A day after striking a nuclear agreement with Iran, President Obama will hold a news conference Wednesday at the White House to promote the historic deal. Published July 15, 2015

In Tehran, young Iranians danced in streets and motorists honked their horns upon hearing news of the accord. Some people blew South African-style vuvuzela horns like those heard at the World Cup. (Associated Press)

Landmark nuclear agreement sparks celebrations in Iran, alarm in Israel

The U.S. and other world powers reached a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran Tuesday after the Obama administration granted Tehran the right to object to international inspections of Iranian military sites, a move sure to stir opposition from Congress. Published July 14, 2015