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 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.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's comments about North Korea.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Defense Secretary Mattis' statement on the North Korea threat.
Scott Seaman, Eurasia Group director of Asia, discusses athe stock market sell off following comments from President Trump about North Korea. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on comments by President Trump about North Korea following reports that the rogue nation has developed a missile-ready nuclear warhead.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's working vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey where he is expected to meet with Tom Price, Health and Human Services secretary to talk about the nation's opioid problem and insurers scramble to submit pricing plans as Obamacare deadline looms.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on North Korea threatening the U.S. over United Nations sanctions.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports President Trump in on a working vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, the United Nations Security Council unanimously imposes new sanctions on North Korea, and there are rumblings several Republicans are considering a run for the White House if President Trump choose not to seek reelection.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports President Trump is taking a victory lap after a strong jobs number, and told a crowd in West Virginia the Russia inquiry was a "fabrication."