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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

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, left, and Vice President Mike Pence, right, listen as President Donald Trump speaks at an event on religious freedom during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump calls on U.N. to protect religious freedom around world

President Trump on Monday became the first sitting U.S. president to call on foreign leaders at the U.N. to protect religious freedom around the world, saying nations have an "urgent moral duty" to stop persecution of the faithful and the destruction of religious sites. Published September 23, 2019

President Donald Trump talks with reporters before leaving on Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. Trump is traveling to Texas and Ohio before heading to New York to attend the upcoming United Nations General Assembly.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Trump seeks allies at U.N. to fight Iranian aggression

President Trump is determined to mobilize the world against Iran as the United Nations General Assembly opens Monday, an escalating diplomatic challenge amid a shake-up of the president's national security team. Published September 22, 2019

In this Sept. 16, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks before leaving the White House in Washington. . (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Trump charges media with protecting Biden on Ukraine story; Biden angrily responds on campaign trail

President Trump said Saturday the media is "fabricating" a story about him pressuring the president of Ukraine to investigate the son of Democratic frontrunner Joseph R. Biden, while ignoring a story about Mr. Biden essentially blackmailing Ukrainian leaders to lay off his son. Meanwhile, campaigning in Iowa, Mr. Biden angrily accused the president of "using every element of his presidency to try and smear me." He called for an investigation into Mr. Trump's phone call with the Ukrainian president. Published September 21, 2019

In this March 16, 2016, file photo, American student Otto Warmbier, center, is escorted at the Supreme Court in Pyongyang, North Korea. In remarks at a Sept. 20, 2019, news conference, President Trump blamed his predecessor's administration for not having "moved faster" to secure Warmbier's release. (AP Photo/Jon Chol Jin, File) **FILE**

Trump says Obama should have 'moved faster' to save Otto Warmbier

President Trump said he hosted a "very touching" dinner with the family of the late Otto Warmbier, and he wished the Obama administration had worked faster to obtain the college student's release from North Korea before it was too late to save his life. Published September 20, 2019

President Donald Trump talks with reporters after touring a section of the southern border wall, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Otay Mesa, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump taps Clinton, Obama precedent on whistleblower executive privilege

A top House Democrat accused the administration Thursday of stonewalling a probe into a national security whistleblower's complaint against President Trump by raising executive privilege, but Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama also insisted on the right to privilege in such cases. Published September 19, 2019

In this July 16, 2019, file photo Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra speaks during the opening of contract talks with the United Auto Workers in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

GM chief to meet with Trump over trade, emissions standards

General Motors CEO Mary Barra is meeting with President Trump at the White House Thursday afternoon for a discussion expected to cover the trade war with China and the administration's proposal for revising fuel economy standards. Published September 5, 2019

President Donald Trump talks with reporters after receiving a briefing on Hurricane Dorian in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

U.S., China agree to new round of trade talks

China said Thursday it will resume trade talks with the U.S. and send top negotiators to Washington in early October, causing stock markets to soar amid rumblings from Beijing that the new round of talks will halt an escalating tariff war. Published September 5, 2019

In this handout photo provided by the House of Commons, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson gestures during his first Prime Minister's Questions, in the House of Commons in London, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Britain's Parliament is facing a second straight day of political turmoil as lawmakers fought Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to deliver Brexit in less than two months, come what may. Johnson is threatening to dissolve the House of Commons and hold a national election that he hopes might produce a less fractious crop of legislators. (Jessica Taylor/House of Commons via AP)

Trump says Boris Johnson to be 'OK' as Brexit opposition mounts

President Trump cheered on embattled British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Wednesday in his fight with Parliament over Britain's looming exit from the European Union, as Vice President Mike Pence prepares to meet with the prime minister Thursday in London. Published September 4, 2019