Times Publishing Co. Deals Congressional Quarterly
Times Publishing Company has agreed to sell Congressional Quarterly (CQ) to Roll Call Group, which is owned by The Economist Group. Under terms of the agreement, which was announced by The Jordan, Edmiston Group Inc., Roll Call has named the new company CQ-Roll Call Group.
Terms of the deal were not announced.
"The new CQ-Roll Call Group will have the largest and most experienced newsroom covering Washington and will be the leader in providing insight and analysis about the workings of Congress," said Laurie Battaglia, managing director and executive vice president of Roll Call Group. "CQ and Roll Call are both highly regarded for unbiased, authoritative journalism and excellence."