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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CNBC's Phil LeBeau recaps President Trump's remarks at Boeing's South Carolina facility. CNBC's Ylan Mui weighs in.
Instead of a director who can be fired, industry groups have called for a bipartisan five-member commission to lead the CFPB.
A panel of judges will decide whether the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is constitutional, throwing a lifeline to the agency.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on how GOP's tax reform plans are dividing the retail industry.
Merchants drove home the potential damage that could be inflicted if their costs increase under any overhaul of the tax code.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports the latest on how Fed Chair Janet Yellen is about to deliver her semi-annual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee.
The group Fed Up has a new target: Republicans who want to curtail the central bank's power.
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CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on Fed Gov. Daniel Tarullo's resignation and the three vacant Fed governor seats President Trump will need to fill.
Pushback is emerging from conservative Republicans over President Trump's apparent support for the Export-Import Bank.