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 surrounding the FBI's probe into the Clinton Foundation, and the intensifying political pressure for law enforcement leading up to Election Day.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest polling results for the race to the White House.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest headlines and polls in the last few days before Election Day.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports sources telling CNBC that FBI director James Comey was concerned about naming Russia in hacks so close to the election.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports new details are emerging on the FBI's investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails, and authorities are conducting a preliminary look into Donald Trump's former campaign manager's foreign ties.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest surrounding the FBI's investigation into Clinton-related emails, including context into FBI director James Comey's decision making.
FBI Director James Comey argued privately that it was too close to Election Day for the U.S. government to name Russia as meddling in the election.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest surrounding the FBI's probe into Clinton emails amid the election's final week.
After obtaining a warrant, the FBI is using software that will separate out any emails that investigators had not seen before.