Newspaper that covers legislative and political maneuverings on Capitol Hill, as well as congressional elections across the country. Affiliated with CQ and owned by the Economist Group.
Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Media
Roll Call is a newspaper published in Washington, D.C. from Monday to Friday when the United States Congress is in session and on Mondays only during recess. Roll Call reports news of legislative and political maneuverings on Capitol Hill, as well as political coverage of congressional elections across the country. RollCall.com, the online version of the newspaper, features breaking news stories and daily e-mail alerts and award winning photojournalism.
The Economist Group acquired Roll Call in 1993. Today, Roll Call is the flagship publication of CQ Roll Call, which also operates: Congressional Quarterly (CQ), a publisher of print and online daily and weekly news about Congress and politics. Roll Call merged with CQ in 2009 after the latter company was purchased by The Economist Group, Roll Call’s parent company. Other members of The Economist Group include The Economist, European Voice, and Capitol Advantage.
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