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 residents in the area think the shooter had a target in mind when the shooting spree began at a baseball field during a Congressional baseball practice.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Attorney General Jeff Session's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill; as the White House faces new legal challenge, and President Trump celebrates his 71st birthday.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Attorney General Jeff Session's testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's remarks in front of members on Congress on the economy and health-care.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on comments made by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on special counsel Robert Mueller.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions takes the hot seat on Capitol Hill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Attorney General Jeff Sessions will testify publicly in an attempt to set the record straight about meetings with Russian Amabassador Sergey Kislyak, and role in the firing of former FBI Director Jim Comey.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the highlights of President Donald Trump's remarks at the latest Cabinet meeting.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest from the Trump administration including a report on regulations from the Treasury Department and the president's initiatives for White House Workforce Week.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has offered to testify before the Senate intelligence panel to answer questions about the Russian investigation, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.