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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 Joe Biden speaks during the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Friday, June 17, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden’s tall tales on economy fall flat

President Biden is telling whoppers faster than inflation is rising. Whether he's talking about the state of the economy or his exploits in college, the purported "facts" presented by the president don't hold up to the most basic check. Published June 17, 2022

The E. Barrett Prettyman United States Court House is seen, Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Washington, D.C. The building houses the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)  **FILE**

Biden’s judicial nominations include lawyer who opposed GOP election challenge in 2020

President Biden announced seven judicial nominations on Wednesday, including the first Hispanic judge for the Court of Appeals in Washington, the first Black woman for the federal appeals court that covers the Deep South, and a South Asian American woman who fought a GOP challenge of the 2020 presidential election results in Arizona. Published June 15, 2022

President Joe Biden speaks with with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during the Summit of the Americas, Thursday, June 9, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden says at summit that ‘trickle-down’ economics is a failure

President Biden told business leaders of the Western Hemisphere Thursday that conservative "trickle-down" economic policies are a failure, as he called for more spending by governments and businesses despite high inflation and other headwinds. Published June 9, 2022

Congressman John Yarmuth, D-Ky., addresses the media as he endorses Kentucky State Senate Minority Leader Morgan McGarvey for his seat in the House of Representatives in Louisville, Ky., Monday, Feb. 7, 2022. Yarmuth has announced his retirement at the end of this term. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

House Dems quietly push through a potential 9% increase in FY23 spending

House Democrats on Wednesday approved quietly -- budget hawks said sneakily -- a resolution setting a top level of federal discretionary spending for fiscal 2023 at $1.6 trillion, which would be a 9% increase over current spending at a time of 40-year-high inflation. Published June 8, 2022

Rioters loyal to President Donald Trump rally at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 6, 2021.    A Georgia man affiliated with the Oath Keepers militia group became the second Capitol rioter to plead guilty to seditious conspiracy for his actions leading up and through the attack. The sentencing guidelines for Brian Ulrich, who also pleaded guilty to obstructing an official proceeding, were estimated to be 5 ¼ years to 6 ½ years in prison. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)  **FILE**

Fewer Americans blame Jan. 6 riot on Trump

House Democrats' plan for a prime-time Jan. 6 committee hearing Thursday to roll out their evidence of a conspiracy is running into a dwindling number of Americans who blame former President Donald Trump for the riot at the U.S. Capitol seeking to disrupt the 2020 election vote count. Published June 6, 2022

President Joe Biden meets with Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, right, and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, May 31, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden says Powell, Fed will get inflation under control

President Biden tried to assure Americans Tuesday that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and the central bank will get control of record inflation, despite the price of gas hitting another high and three-quarters of voters saying the nation is headed in the wrong direction. Published May 31, 2022