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 the latest on President Trump's efforts for bipartisanship with Congressional leaders.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with Mick Mulvaney, OMB director, about how tax reform and hurricane relief bills will be passed through Congress.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with Mick Mulvaney, OMB director, about the tax reform process going through the White House and Congress.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with Mick Mulvaney, OMB director, about the impact on businesses and the economy if the corporate tax rate were lowered.
CNBC's Eamon Javers speaks with Mick Mulvaney, OMB director, about President Trump working with the Democrats on the debt limit.
CNBC’s Eamon Javers reports on stronger sanctions against North Korea, which aim to cut the rogue nation’s annual export revenue by $1.3 billion.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Equifax's massive data breach putting 143 million consumers at risk.
Discussing the massive data breach at credit reporting company Equifax with Mark Testoni, SAP National Security Services president & CEO, and CNBC's Eamon Javers
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at how large data breaches are impacting the lives of Americans and who ultimately pays for these attacks.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the House is expected to pass a $15.3 billion disaster relief package which is linked to an increase in the nation's debt ceiling and will keep the government operating for an additional three months.