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, the BBC and National Public Radio.
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 Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's press conference announcing new sanctions against North Korea.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the developments of President Trump announcing an executive order to impose more sanctions against North Korea.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on President Trump announcing a new executive order targeting those that trade or do business with North Korea.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the newly reported 2016 hack into the Securities Exchange Commission.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the highlights of President Trump meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports highlights from the press conference with Ambassador Nikki Haley and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster on North Korea and other geopolitical threats.
CNBC's Eamon Javers report on North Korea's latest ballistic missile test and whether Russia and China will impose more pressure on the rogue nation. Also there continues to be mixed signals in Washington over the fate of "dreamers," reports Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on comments from President Trump about a meeting with a senator about race relations, Fed Chair Janet Yellen, and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the Treasury Department announcing sanctions for Iranian entities and freezing U.S. property of those involved.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on President Trump's comments on a final DACA deal while in Florida.