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 Steve Bannon's White House departure, and looks back at the list of White House staffers who are now gone.
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Senator Bob Corker says the president has yet to demonstrate either stability or competence, and that radical changes need to happen in the White House.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest statements from the White House about Gary Cohn's future.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the White House quashing rumors about Gary Cohn's potential departure from the Trump administration.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on President Trump's latest responses to CEOs departing his councils in the fallout from violence in Charlottesville, Virginia and the removal of Confederate statues around the country.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details on President Trump disbanding two business advisory councils, and reaction from corporate leaders.