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 widening scope of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that President Trump's speech on China has been postponed.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's support of a bill designed to cut immigration and give priority to skilled immigrants.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the White House possibly cracking down on trade with China and how they could retaliate.
At the White House announcement on the Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment Act (RAISE Act), President Donald Trump speaks about his ongoing agenda items.
CNBC's John Harwood and Kayla Tausche report the details of President Donald Trump's announcement on the Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment Act (RAISE Act) and a statement about the Russia sanctions bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the White House may implement new trade restrictions on China which could include a crackdown on intellectual property practices.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest on the White House staff shakeup and Republican senators meeting to refocus their efforts on health care.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the abrupt departure of Anthony Scaramucci as Gen. John Kelly becomes White House chief of staff.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on highlights from the White House press briefing after Anthony Scaramucci was ousted as communications director.