Articles from: 2014


Articles

Envelope, Paper Lobby Lauds Move on Savings Bonds

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.politico.com/politicoinfluence/0814/politicoinfluence15044.html

August 18th, 2014 -

Paper industry, advocates win back some Social Security earnings statements

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2014/04/24/paper-industry-advocates-win-back-some-social-security-earnings-statements/

April 24th, 2014 -

Shift From Paper Complicates Giving Treasury Bonds as Gifts

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/09/your-money/shift-from-paper-complicates-giving-treasury-bonds-as-gifts.html?_r=0

April 9th, 2014 -

Paper Pushers: Industry-backed group urges feds to keep printing documents

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/03/07/group-pushes-for-government-to-go-back-to-paper-printing/

March 7th, 2014 -

Government Printing Office Is Churning Out Less Paper

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.npr.org/2014/03/06/286646465/government-printing-office-is-churning-out-less-paper

March 6th, 2014 -

Letter: Papering over the digital divide

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/papering-over-the-digital-divide/2014/02/28/8c8a417e-9a36-11e3-b1de-e666d78c3937_story.html

February 28th, 2014 -

Consumers Need Low-Tech Options for Essential Services

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sfgate.com/opinion/openforum/article/Consumers-need-low-tech-options-for-essential-5285537.php

February 27th, 2014 -

Group tries to slow federal government’s move away from paper to the Web

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/group-tries-to-slow-federal-governments-move-away-from-paper-to-the-web/2014/02/16/42fd9aa6-8de8-11e3-833c-33098f9e5267_story.html

February 17th, 2014 -

As the Government Goes Digital, Do Citizens Have a Right to Paper?

http://paperoptions.org/http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/as-the-government-goes-digital-do-citizens-have-a-right-to-paper

February 17th, 2014 -

The Paper Industry Is Lobbying Against a Paperless Government — and It Has a Point

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.thewire.com/politics/2014/02/paper-industry-lobbying-against-paperless-government-and-it-has-point/358157/

February 17th, 2014 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds GAO Review of Access Issues with Online-Only Savings Bonds

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.org/templates/files/gao-study-release.pdf

August 18th, 2014 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Congressional Efforts to Launch GAO Review of Access Issues with Electronic Savings Bonds

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.org/templates/files/gao-savings-bond-statement.pdf

June 24th, 2014 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Progress in Effort to Reinstate Mailing of Social Security Earnings Statements

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/earnings-statements-april-2014.pdf

April 21st, 2014 -

Consumers for Paper Options Applauds Congressional Efforts to Restore Access to Paper Social Security Statements

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/ss-earnings-statement-release-jan-27-2014-final.pdf

January 27th, 2014 -

Access for All: American Attitudes Regarding Paper & Digital Information

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.org/templates/files/executive-summary-final.pdf

July 7th, 2014 - The results of a national poll which demonstrates that an overwhelming majority of Americans oppose federal and private sector efforts to remove the option for...

EMA Research: Consumer Preferences for Paper

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.convergencecms.co/templates/files/ema-research.pdf

May 8th, 2014 - The Envelope Manufacturers Association (EMA) commissioned a wide-ranging survey of consumer attitudes and preferences for paper resources, bills and statements. The results of this research,...

Two Sides

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.twosides.us

April 22nd, 2014 - A non-pofit organization whose goal is to promote the responsible production and use of print and paper, and dispel common environmental misconceptions by providing verifiable...

Consumer Action Urges Support for H. Res. 97

http://paperoptions.org/http://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50872/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=13406

April 1st, 2014 - Leading consumer advocacy organization issues a legislative alert inviting individuals to petition members of Congress to stop federal agencies from eradicating paper-based options for information...

FDA Urged to Rescind Switch to e-Labeling

http://paperoptions.org/http://paperoptions.org/newsroom

March 17th, 2014 -

San Francisco Chronicle Runs Op-Ed by Executive Director of Consumer Action

http://paperoptions.org/http://www.sfgate.com/default/article/Consumers-need-low-tech-options-for-essential-5285537.php

March 3rd, 2014 - Consumer Action Executive Director Ken McEldowney calls on Congress to direct federal agencies to continue providing paper options for important government resources.