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 takes a look at the appointment of Reince Priebus as Donald Trump's chief of staff and Stephen Bannon as strategist.
According to Reuters, the Trump Organization says it is planning for the immediate transfer of management and business portfolio to Don Jr., Ivanka and Eric Trump. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
The Obama Administration is acknowledging that Congress won't vote on TPP. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest surrounding President-elect Donald Trump's transition team, and opposition from Nevada Senator Harry Reid.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest surrounding President-elect Donald Trump's transition into the White House, including key people involved in the process.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at what could be President-elect Donald Trump's first deregulation target.
Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling is under consideration for Treasury Secretary in the Trump administration. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the meeting between President-elect Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan in Washington D.C.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at the men and women that could comprise President-elect Trump's cabinet.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on how the presidential candidates and Speaker Paul Ryan responded to Donald Trump's victory.