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 Sen. McCain's announcement he will vote against the Graham-Cassidy health-care bill.
Spencer Perlman, Veda Partners director of healthcare research, discusses the surprise announcement that Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will not support the Graham-Cassidy bill. CNBC's Kayla Tausche also weighs in.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche and John Harwood report the latest on the Republican effort to repeal Obamacare with the Graham-Cassidy bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Sen. McCain not voting for the GOP's second effort for a health care bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on North American Fair Trade Act talks continuing in Canada and the White House softening its tone on trade during tax talks.
The White House is trying to preserve Republican votes on tax reform, according senior administration officials and others.
The White House could soften its tone on trade as it looks to repair GOP relations, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on HHS Secretary Tom Price being criticized for using chartered jets.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest on the Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare with the Graham-Cassidy bill.