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 highlights remarks from Austrailian Prime Minister Turnbull and President Trump at their joint press conference.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the Fed monetary policy report released before their testimony to Congress.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has two pitches readied for President Donald Trump when he visits the White House on Friday.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the details of the release of minutes from the Federal Open Market Committee's latest meeting.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the recommendations from the Treasury Department over bank liquidation in future crises.
The Commerce Department is recommending that President Trump slap quotas or tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum producers.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the options from the Commerce Department on quotas for steel and aluminum.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the Commerce Department set to unveil options to the White House on tariffs and import quotas.
The Trump administration wants to reduce the time it takes to get a permit for infrastructure projects.
The White House infrastructure plan wants to shorten the process for project permitting from 10 years to two years, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.