In the wake of the U.S. Border Patrol capturing more than 52,000 unaccompanied young migrants on the U.S.-Mexico border, President Obama asked Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency spending to cope with the surge.
- The U.S. Border Patrol has captured more than 52,000 unaccompanied young migrants since last October
- Honduras has the highest murder rate in the world, nearly five times that of Mexico and twice that of Detroit
- Guatemala received an estimated $5.4 billion in remittances last year from the U.S., according to World Bank data
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Washington, D.C. (May 16, 2017) — The Economist Group’s CQ Roll Call has named veteran Washington journalist Chris Frates Executive Analyst for Enlighten, a new product suite designed specifically for senior executives. In a Washington where President Trump wants to rewrite the rules governing huge swaths of the nation’s economy — reforming everything from healthcare, […]
Washington, D.C. (Aug. 4, 2016) — CQ Roll Call, an Economist Group business, named Kris Viesselman Vice President and Editor in Chief of Roll Call, the original authority on Capitol Hill, Chief Content Officer David Ellis announced today. Viesselman, who was previously Senior Director of Digital Content, joined CQ Roll Call last December and was […]
Lawmakers jetted home Thursday for seven weeks of conventions, cookouts and campaigning, leaving behind a trail of unfinished spending bills they’ll need to pick back up when Congress returns for a few weeks in September. The fiscal 2017 appropriations process was supposed to be front and center on lawmakers’ list of accomplishments to show constituents […]
Washington (April 5) – CQ Roll Call, an Economist Group business, today announced the appointment of Senate staff veteran Ed Pesce as Senior Legislative Analyst. In this newly created role, Pesce will write and edit for Senate Action Reports, a product launched this week by CQ to help its readers decode the critical but often opaque actions that […]
CQ Roll Call, an Economist Group Business, announced the hiring of four reporters at CQ News.