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 the Senate Armed Services Committee is meeting on Capitol Hill to hear testimony on cyber threats to the U.S.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on secretary of State pick Rex Tillerson's meeting with Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware), including Coons' concerns with the way President-elect Donald Trump talks about adversaries like Putin.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports from Capitol Hill as Rex Tillerson, President-elect's choice for secretary of State, meets with Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware).
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the fight on Capitol Hill over the future of Obamacare.
Jack Abramoff, reinvented as a critic of the Washington lobbying industry, talks to CNBC about Donald Trump, ethics and "legalized bribery."
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Vice President-elect Mike Pence, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Republican Congressional leadership holding a news conference on the Affordable Care Act.
House Republicans, in an emergency meeting, scrap plans to gut the independent Office of Congressional Ethics. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.