May 20, 2022

The White House Announces Withdrawal of GPO Director Nominee, Robert Tapella

From the Government Publishing Office (GPO):

The White House announced the withdrawal of the nomination for Robert C. Tapella to be Director of the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO).  Tapella was initially nominated by President Donald J. Trump for the position in June 2018 and then re-nominated in January 2019.

Direct to White House Announcement (Bottom of Page)

See Also: President Trump Renominates Robert C. Tapella to Be GPO Director (January 19, 2019)

See Also: President Donald Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Robert C. Tapella as GPO Director (June 13, 2018)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.