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 sits down with Jurgen Mossack, Mossack Fonseca co-founder, to get a look inside the global Panama Papers scandal.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with Jurgen Mossack, the co-founder of Mossack Fonseca, the lawfirm in the center of the Panama Papers scandal. Mossack says that the firm has been hacked and that they haven't done anything illegal.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the fallout from the Treasury Department's new action to prevent more corporations from fleeing the country to avoid paying their taxes.
The Treasury Department issuing new tax inversion rules which could threaten Pfizer and Allergan's $150 billion merger. CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at what the presidential candidates have been saying about cracking down on inversions.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the Panama Papers leak including UK Prime Minister David Cameron responding to questions about the involvement of his late father.
Has the Treasury Department overstepped too far in new rules which threaten corporate inversions? CNBC contributor Steve Odland; and CNBC's Eamon Javers and Meg Tirrell discuss.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on today's Wisconsin primary for both the Democrats and Republicans.
The Treasury department will take more action to deter inversions. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.