Kayla Tausche is an on-air correspondent based at CNBC's Washington, D.C. bureau and focuses on the intersection of government and business. Her reporting appears on television and CNBC's digital platforms. She also serves as a fill-in anchor for the network's Business Day programming.
Most recently, Tausche was co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk Alley" (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET) and focused on the big money backing technology and innovation. She has also covered the banking industry, as well as corporate finance and deals— and frequently breaks news. Since joining CNBC in 2011, Tausche has reported on a wide variety of high-profile stories, including the historic Brexit vote, the Facebook, Twitter and Alibaba IPOs, the Occupy Wall Street movement, the MF Global bankruptcy and the News Corp. phone hacking scandal. Tausche began her journalism career with posts at the Associated Press in Brussels, Bloomberg News in New York, and DealReporter in New York and London.
An Atlanta native, Tausche graduated with honors in business journalism and international politics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was an Ameel J. Fisher scholar. She sits on the alumni board of the UNC journalism school.
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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the CBO score of the health care bill and comments from Speaker Paul Ryan during his press briefing Thursday.
House Republicans had planned to repeal the Durbin amendment, a measure opposed by banks but supported by merchants.
The Congressional Budget Office is out with a new report that shows 23 million fewer people would be insured under the GOP health care plan but lower the deficit by $119 billion. CNBC's Kayla Tausche breaks down the scores and reports a GOP candidate is cited with misdemeanor assault.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the new CBO score for the health care bill. The “Fast Money” traders weigh in.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the CBO score for the Republican health care bill. CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses how the numbers could have an impact on the Senate version of the bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on what the CBO score means for the health care law.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the exceptions from the Congressional Budget Office's scoring of the American Health Care Act.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the White House request for a 90-day delay on a health care subsidies lawsuit.
Uncertainty over the cost-sharing subsidies have led to higher price hikes for Obamacare plans next year in some states already.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche latest on the Deputy attorney General Rod Rosenstein giving a classified briefing to Senators today.