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Eamon Javers

Eamon Javers

Eamon Javers
CNBC Washington Reporter

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.

Follow Eamon Javers on Twitter @EamonJavers.

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    The high-profile legal battle between Apple and the U.S. government is officially over after the FBI managed to unlock the iPhone used by the San Bernardino terrorist without the tech giant's help, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • DOJ cracks iPhone

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the high-profile legal battle between Apple and the U.S. government is officially over after the FBI managed to unlock the iPhone used by the San Bernardino terrorist without the tech giant's help.

  • FBI unlocks iPhone

    The high-profile legal battle between Apple and the U.S. government is officially over after the FBI managed to unlock the iPhone used by the San Bernardino terrorist without the tech giant's help, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Gov't has unlocked attacker's phone - Filing

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that the U.S. government has accessed the iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters without the help of Apple.

  • Dawson ordered to stay away from Capitol in October

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports from Washington D.C. about Larry Dawson, the suspect in today's incident at the Capitol Visitors' Center.

  • US Capitol on lockdown

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports from Washington D.C. in front of the Capitol building.

  • Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

    The U.S. Department of Justice unsealed indictments against seven Iranians Thursday in a long-running cyber attack against U.S. financial firms and the computer system controlling a dam in Rye, New York.

  • Cybersecurity intelligence trends

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and FBI Director James Comey speaking about the indictment of seven Iranian hackers for cyberattacks against U.S. financial systems and a New York dam.

  • 7 Iranians charged in cyberattack case

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Justice Department will announce charges Thursday morning in a cyberattack case.

  • Offense against terrorists

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports from Silver Spring, Maryland, on protecting public citizens and keeping secure rail and transit systems.

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