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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It's getting harder for U.S. business schools to attract international candidates.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche breaks down the results of a survey of 140 CEOs conducted by Business Roundtable.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the results of an MBA survey stating some MBA programs are seeing a decline in international applications.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Senator Bernie Sanders calling for a single-payer health care system while Republicans also announce their own health care plan.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on comments made by House Speaker Paul Ryan at the weekly press conference for House GOP leadership.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell comments on linking of the debt ceiling and government spending into one bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the vote in the House of Representatives on the bill containing aid for Harvey relief and the debt ceiling.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump pursuing a debt ceiling repeal with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Congress and the White House are working together to reach an agreement on the nation's debt and providing relief for hurricane victims.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the developments of President Trump supporting an extension of the debt limit by 3 months.