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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Rep. Jeb Hensarling has signaled that the future of the Durbin Amendment is unclear, but he wouldn't commit to removing it himself.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that the House of Representatives has voted for a funding extension to prevent a government shutdown.
The White House has told Democratic leaders in Congress that it will continue making payments funding Obamacare's cost-sharing reductions. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.
CNBC reached out to 20 agencies to inquire about the status of the regulatory reform appointment and the progress of the corresponding task force.
The House Freedom Caucus now accepts the GOP health-care reform bill with the MacArthur amendment. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the highlights of the House GOP leadership press conference with House Speaker Paul Ryan.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a look at how President Trump's executive orders have impacted the business community.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports there are a total of 1,242 positions that need to be filled by the Trump administration.
Trump has signed more than two dozen executive orders on issues ranging from border security to government restructuring and financial reform.