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 the latest details surrounding SEC's insider trading allegations against Omega Advisers CEO Leon Cooperman. James Kousouros, Kousouros Law Defense Attorney, discusses what's next for Cooperman if allegations hold true.
The Clinton campaign released a summary of Hillary Clinton's doctor letter. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest numbers on U.S. incomes.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that the U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously voted to pass a bill making it easier for 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia for damages.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the U.S. government is reacting to North Korea's nuclear test, saying it is a "serious provocation."
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports former Homeland Security Advisor Tom Ridge wrote an op-ed piece warning of the hidden dangers of terrorist using the U.S. and global postal systems but questions remain about who is funding the safety measures message.