Eamon Javers joined CNBC in June 2010 as a Washington reporter based at the bureau in the nation's capital. He appears on CNBC's Business Day programming.
Previously, Javers was a White House reporter for Politico, where he covered the intersection of Wall Street and Washington. He conducted investigations of the administration's financial bailouts and economic stimulus efforts, broke news about the presidency of Barack Obama and authored trend stories on Washington.
Prior to joining Politico, Javers was a Washington correspondent for BusinessWeek magazine writing extensively about Washington lobbying, including the Jack Abramoff scandal and unearthed previously unknown incidents of corporate espionage. He also was an on-air correspondent for CNBC, where he covered the intersection of business and politics. Javers' articles have appeared in Fortune, Money, Congressional Quarterly and Slate.com. He began his career at The Hill, a weekly newspaper (and website) covering Congress.
Javers is author of the book "Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage," which revealed a never-before-reported CIA policy allowing active-duty officers to moonlight in the private sector.
He has appeared as an analyst on each of the major broadcast networks, all of the major cable television news networks, "News Hour with Jim Lehrer" on PBS, the BBC and National Public Radio. He also is a regular panelist on "Washington Week with Gwen Ifill" on PBS.
In 2014, Javers was named a finalist in the Gerald Loeb Awards explanatory category for his coverage of how market-moving financial data is released. In 2006, Javers received an Award of Distinction in investigative journalism from the Medill School of Journalism. He graduated from Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y.
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CNBC's Eamon Javers reports highlights on the hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee with AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson and Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes on their proposed merger. CNBC's Julia Boorstin weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks to Mark Cuban, AXS TV chairman, on the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner, and President-elect Donald Trump's tweets.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks to AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson about the company's proposed merger with Time Warner.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with AT&T CEO Randall Stevenson and Time Warner Jeff Bewkes as they arrive for a hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Donald Trump sent the Tweet heard 'round the defense industry Tuesday morning at exactly 35 seconds after 8:52 a.m.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Trump's new business council, which includes CEOs from Disney, JPMorgan, General Motors and BlackRock.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on President-elect Donald Trump's transition to the White House including his pick of Gen. James Mattis for Defense secretary and his pledge to keep jobs in the country.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on President-elect Donald Trump's job growth plan that involves both rewards and consequences. CNBC's Eamon Javers weighs in.
Trying to pressure companies with federal contracts to keep their operations in the U.S. may be perilous for the new president.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on President-elect Donald Trump heading to Cincinnati and Indianapolis today for his first public event since the election.