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 new details on the Clinton WikiLeaks email.
WikiLeaks emails seemed to show that the Clinton campaign reached out to Apple and Google to vet statements on encryption.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the new financial cybersecurity rules proposed, how they would cover large financial firms and how standards would be tiered depending on size.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest of the presidential race, including Sen. Marco Rubio's response to Donald Trump's comments on a "rigged election."
Floridians are torn over which candidate to vote for in this election. CNBC is on the ground in Orlando and talked to some voters.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on comments made by Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.) in a debate with rival Patrick Murphy.
While campaigning in North Carolina, presidential candidate Donald Trump called out Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim and the New York Times. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) asks President Barack Obama to replace SEC Chair Mary Jo White, CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Sen. Elizabeth Warren, (D-Mass.), has asked for President Obama to replace SEC Chair Mary Jo White.