Founded in 1955 by Sid Yudain, Roll Call is a newspaper that offers a range of news items to the residents of Washington. It publishes news articles on a variety of subjects, such as politics, business and sports. The newspaper publishes opinion columns and news features from Monday through Thursday. Its Web site features cartoons and video news items. Roll Call also publishes news items on defense, health care, energy, environment, security and foreign affairs. The newspaper has a briefing room that offers legislative information about the Congress. It is a part of the Economist Group, which provides news analysis on international business and world affairs. Roll Call is located in Washington, D.C.