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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 [email protected].

Articles by Dave Boyer

President Donald Trump smiles toward Vice President Mike Pence in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 4, 2017, where the president was to sign an executive order aimed at easing an IRS rule limiting political activity for churches. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump to visit Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican

President Trump announced Thursday that his first foreign trip later this month will begin with visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel and Rome to meet with leaders of three of the world's great religions and build cooperation with Muslim allies in fighting terrorism. Published May 4, 2017

Rev Luis Leon greets President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania as they arrive for a church service at St. Johns Episcopal Church across from the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, on Donald Trump's inauguration day. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

By God! Trump lifting ban on political activity by churches

President Trump will sign an executive order Thursday to make it easier for churches to actively participate in politics without risking their tax-exempt status, and to protect faith-based groups from being forced to pay for abortion services under Obamacare, the White House said. Published May 3, 2017

President Trump said first lady Melania Trump and son Barron will move to Washington after the school year and acknowledged that the transition is rough on his son, who will be leaving his friends behind. (Associated Press/File)

Trump laments family's heavy burden, criticism from media

The first 100 days of the presidency have been a strain on President Trump's family, especially for first lady Melania Trump and their son, Barron, Mr. Trump told The Washington Times in an exclusive interview. Published April 30, 2017

The resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has opened up a vicious fight over the integrity of the intelligence community. (Associated Press)

Trump made right call in firing Flynn, White House says

In the wake of a new Pentagon investigation of retired Gen. Michael Flynn receiving payment from foreign governments, the White House said Thursday that President Trump "made the right call at the right time" in firing Mr. Flynn as his national security adviser. Published April 27, 2017

FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, joined by K.T. McFarland, deputy national security adviser, watches the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington. Documents released by lawmakers show Flynn, now former national security adviser, was warned when he retired from the military in 2014 not to take foreign money without "advance approval" by Pentagon authorities.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

DIA warned Flynn about foreign payments in 2014, congressional probe says

The Defense Intelligence Agency warned former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn in 2014 about accepting foreign payments when he retired, according to new documents released Thursday by a bipartisan congressional investigation into Mr. Flynn's foreign payments and communications with Russian contacts. Published April 27, 2017

President Donald Trump speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, during the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's National Days of Remembrance ceremony. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump names Francisco for solicitor general

President Trump tapped former Bush administration official Noel J. Francisco Tuesday to serve as solicitor general, the government's top lawyer in cases before the Supreme Court. Published April 25, 2017