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 on the new tariff imposed on Canadian lumber imports by the Trump administration.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the market has been the big winner since President Trump took office.
The White House hopes the language can get sent Friday or Saturday, the official said.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest headlines out the White House, including where tax reform currently stands.
President Donald Trump tells reporters there is "no particular rush" for health-care reform. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details of President Donald Trump's latest executive actions on financial regulations.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on President Trump's plans for tax reform.
CNBC's Eamon JAvers reports that President Trump has told the Associated Press that his tax reform plan will be unveiled next week.
Treasury Department says it will not issue Exxon Mobil waiver to work in Russia. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
The Senate Budget Committee is working on a draft version of the language surrounding the potential health-care deal, in hopes it can be sent out as early as Friday or Saturday. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.