Ylan Q. Mui joined CNBC in February 2017 as a reporter focusing primarily on economic and regulatory policy. She is based at the network's bureau in Washington, D.C., and her reporting appears on television and CNBC's digital platforms.
Mui joined CNBC after spending nearly 15 years at The Washington Post, most recently as White House economic policy correspondent. She previously covered the Federal Reserve and the macroeconomy, subprime lending, consumer finance, retail and education. In addition, Mui reported on major international stories, including the Greek financial crisis and Brexit, as well as national disasters such as the BP oil spill and Hurricane Katrina.
Mui began her career as a receptionist and obituary writer at The Times-Picayune in New Orleans, where she was born and raised.
Mui graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans with a major in communications and a double minor in biology and philosophy. She is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association, where she is a past vice president of the Washington, DC chapter. She is also a graduate of AAJA's Executive Leadership Program.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin outlines three principals for tax reform, and comments on its timeline. CNBC's Ylan Mui reports.
Republican leadership appears willing to extend that deadline in order to reach a compromise, according to the two GOP sources.
As Congress faces its April 28 funding deadline, negotiations are underway to extend the timeline. CNBC's Ylan Mui reports.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports that President Trump will meet with steel industry executives at the White to discuss the use of U.S. steel and trade.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on President Trump's 'America first' push and newly-signed executive order, as well as criticism from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports the details of President Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" executive order.
The beef industry was a big winner in the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Now they hope a new deal will be at least as good.
The U.S.beef industry wants to make sure any new trade deal is at least at good as the one they have in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, reports CNBC's Ylan Mui.
CNBC's Ylan Mui takes a closer look at Randy Quarles, President Trump's possible pick for Federal Reserve Vice Chairman of Supervision.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin acknowledges tax reform may not be happening by August. CNBC's Ylan Mui reports.