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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President-elect Donald Trump has dinner with Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim in Florida, CNBC's Eamon Javers reports. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on President-elect's latest transition picks, including Virtu's Vincent Viola and Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.).
CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses the latest on House Bill 2, the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act, that bans individuals from using public bathrooms that do not correspond to their biological sex.
How Deloitte used veteran CIA officers shows just how intense the competition between major accounting firms is.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest news out of Washington D.C. including the meeting of the Electoral College.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on how Russian President Vladimir Putin may have been behind the U.S. election hack.
Republican National Committee says it will name Ronna McDaniel its new deputy chair, and Bob Paduchik its new Deputy co-chair. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
According to Reuters, there have been a number of hacks on Swift client banks, with about 20% resulting in theft. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.