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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 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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  • Throwing America Off the Cliff?  Friday, 28 Dec 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    Another meeting is set for the White House at 3pm. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.

  • Pres. Obama to Meet With Leaders Today  Friday, 28 Dec 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on a scheduled meeting between the President and Congressional leaders today. And Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management Company, shares insight on how to protect your portfolio amid fiscal uncertainty.

  • Capitol Hill Predictions In 2013  Friday, 28 Dec 2012 | 7:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on investing predictions for Congress next year. And Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, provides his views on the likely agenda of the new Congress.

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