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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As North Korea threatens Guam, President Trump tweets about the country's nuclear arsenal and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at a refueling stop in Guam. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
This announcement comes just hours after President Trump made a stern warning against the country.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea as the rogue nation threatens Guam.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that North Korea has successfully built a missile-ready nuclear warhead.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the White House naming Anthony Scaramucci as director of communications.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Anthony Scaramucci's appearance at a press briefing following his appointment to White House communidations director.
The White House announced a press briefing at 2 p.m. with Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on Anthony Scaramucci expecting to be named White House communications director.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigning.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest out of the White House on the possibility of Anthony Scaramucci becoming communications director as The New York Times reports that Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned.