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 recent round of talks about renegotiating NAFTA.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the highlights of President Trump's nearly two-week trip to various countries in Asia.
Blankfein's reason for not trusting the cryptocurrency is simple: "I'm kind of an old dog to be absorbing that kind of a new trick."
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's trip to China and her exclusive interview with Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein on the sidelines of the trip about his views on the economy.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on her exclusive interview with Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest from President Trump's trip to Asia as he visits with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's state visit to China and his sharp criticism of North Korea.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's agenda during his visit to China.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports President Trump is urging the international community to do more to tackle the North Korean issue.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest details on President Trump's trip to Asia where he is wrapping up a two-day visit to Japan.