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.
Follow Kayla Tausche on Twitter @kaylatausche.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides highlights of White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow's interview on trade, tariffs and Trump at CNBC's Delivering Alpha Conference.
To date, the Department of Commerce has approved 220 requests for exclusions of steel and aluminum and denied 175. The remaining tens of thousands are waiting to be processed.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the Trump administration's announcement of $200B in tariffs on Chinese goods as President Trump attends NATO Summit.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the Trump Administration is raising the stakes in the trade war with China.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the Trump Administration announcing tariffs on an additional $200 billion in Chinese goods.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's nominee to succeed Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the escalating trade war between China and the U.S.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports President Trump is expected to make his selection to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's frustration with the World Trade Organization and his hard line on trade.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the update on brewing trade wars as President Trump steps up attacks on allies like the European Union and Canada.