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 on the Trump administration making the CSR Obamacare payments for the month of August.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the statement by the Strategic and Policy Forum.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest on the U.S., Canada and Mexico kicking off the first round of NAFTA negotiations today.
For those choosing to stay in official roles visiting what the president calls the "boardroom," it's unclear what they'll receive.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the highlights of the President's intense press briefing after delivering remarks on infrastructure.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's plan to sign an executive order on infrastructure.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest from the Congressional Budget Office.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the aftermath of the fatal attack at a white nationalist rally that left one woman dead and 19 others injured.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the tensions between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the highlights of President Trump's press briefing where he spoke about North Korea.