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 John Harwood and Eamon Javers report live from the RNC and describe security preps.
The recent killings of police officers is setting a tense atmosphere for the start of the Republican National Convention, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the release of classified pages of 9/11 reports, in which it says some of the hijackers were in contact with and received support from individuals that may be connected to the Saudi government.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump has made his vp decision.
CNBC's Eamon Javers provides a preview of what to expect from the GOP's big convention next week, including a list of speakers which include Newt Gingrich and Gov. Chris Christie.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Cleveland is ready for the Republican National Convention as speculation rises over Donald Trump's running mate selection and Hillary Clinton lead over Donald Trump slips in the latest polls.