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 on the U.S. government's insider trading charges against the former chairman of Dean Foods and Las Vegas sports gambler Billy Walters. Golfer Phil Michelson is named as a "relief defendant."
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest in the insider trading case against Dean Foods ex-chairman Thomas Davis.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the latest with the Dean Foods insider trading case.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that President candidate Donald Trump has released a list of 11 potential Supreme Court nominees that we would pick if he were president.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the Bank of Bangladesh $81 million cyber-heist.
The central bank of Bangladesh was under attack by more than one group at the time thieves stole $81 million from its account at the New York Fed.
CNBC’s Eamon Javers reports CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be meeting with conservative leaders in Menlo Park today.
A Ukrainian hacker is pleading guilty in a hacking scheme, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.