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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 [email protected].

Articles by Dave Boyer

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., center, walks to his office on Capitol Hill, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Shutdown showdown vote at 10 p.m. Friday

With a shutdown on the line, GOP leaders announced a 10 p.m. Friday vote on the last chance to keep the government open, daring Democrats to filibuster and force the government to run out of funding. Published January 19, 2018

President Trump told cheering blue-collar workers Thursday at a plant near Pittsburgh, "You're already seeing what's happening. There's never been a better time to hire in America, to invest in America and to believe in the American Dream than right now." (Associated Press)

On 'rocket fuel': Economy roars to life during Trump's first year

President Trump marks his first year in office Saturday riding a wave of strong economic news, including a record-high stock market, a low unemployment rate and computer giant Apple's decision to bring back hundreds of billions of dollars from overseas and create 20,000 U.S. jobs, spurred by Republican tax cuts. Published January 18, 2018

President Donald Trump speaks as he takes tour of H&K Equipment Company with owners Peter Cicero and George Koch, right, during a visit to promote his tax and economic plan, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in Coraopolis, Pa. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Ivanka listen in the background. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump says he's winning battle against Washington's 'power brokers'

Facing a possible government shutdown back in Washington, President Trump told blue-collar workers at a factory in Pennsylvania Thursday that he is winning the battle over federal "power brokers" who don't represent working Americans. Published January 18, 2018

In this Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, file photo, Mick Mulvaney speaks during a news conference after his first day as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

White House urged to kill Obama-era payday lending rule

A free-market group is urging the White House to rescind an Obama-era payday lending rule that is currently under review, saying the regulation would cause "paperwork proliferation on a massive scale" for lenders. Published January 18, 2018

President Trump has a moment with reporters and photographers in the Oval Office of the White House. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (Associated Press) **FILE**

CNN, New York Times top Trump's list of 'fake news' awards

The web site for President Trump's "fake news awards" crashed around 8 p.m. Wednesday as the president announced the much-anticipated event on Twitter. To nobody's surprise, CNN made the dubious awards list four times, and the New York Times twice. Published January 17, 2018

President Donald Trump delivers a statement with Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump says women making economic gains under his leadership

President Trump made a surprise visit to a women's forum at the White House Tuesday to highlight the economic gains by women during his presidency, and he reminded the female attendees that they'd have been much worse off under Hillary Clinton. Published January 16, 2018

President Donald Trump greets Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump says he wants immigrants 'from everywhere'

President Trump said Tuesday he wants immigrants "from everywhere," amid accusations from Democrats that he is discouraging immigration from countries he deems undesirable. Published January 16, 2018