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 from the weekend on President-elect Donald Trump's transition to the White House as well as a few controversial moves like calling out the casts of "Hamilton" and "Saturday Night Live."
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on Steve Bannon and his views on big banks and The Street.
Trump's stiff arm to lobbyists has caused confusion as industry groups in Washington try to figure out how to deal with the new team.
Some Republicans in Washington fear that Trump's presidency could be even worse for the U.S. deficit than under his predecessor.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on comments made by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on President-elect Donald Trump's transition.
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.