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 the first efforts to end the Affordable Care Act fell short of the 60 votes needed to pass. Also, the House voted to approve a new sanctions package on Russia, reports Tausche.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on Senator John McCain (R-Ari.) votes to move forward with debate on the health-care bill and addresses the Senate.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche and John Harwood reports the latest on the procedural vote on health-care reform in the Senate.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports as the Senate conducts a procedural vote on discussing health-care reform.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Trump's latest social media posts including a focus on Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Arizona Sen. John McCain is returning to Capitol Hill just in time for a key health-care vote, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on President Donald Trump's comments about the health-care bill ahead of making remarks at the White House.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports what to expect from President Trump's statement on the Senate's health-care bill.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest on Jared Kushner being questioned by Congress on Russian interference with the President Donald Trump's election campaign.