May 16, 2022

U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) Releases Draft of FY 2023-2027 Strategic Plan

From the GPO:

U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) Director Hugh Nathanial Halpern is soliciting comments on the Agency’s . The Director welcomes comments from stakeholders and members of the public. The Agency will review all comments submitted as it finalizes its strategic plan.

The plan proposes updates to the Agency’s vision, mission, and values and identifies four strategic imperatives to support GPO’s growth and leadership in the Government information space. They are:

  1. Achieve Operational Excellence
  2. Modernize and Innovate
  3. Ensure Financial Stability
  4. Develop the Workforce

“I am excited about what this plan represents for GPO, its customers, and stakeholders,” said Director Halpern. “Our intention was to create a plan that recognizes GPO’s digital present and focuses on future growth. We welcome your comments and appreciate your continued support for GPO as we work toward our vision of an America Informed.”

Please email your comments to by April 29, 2022.

GPO expects to finalize the plan in summer 2022 and implement it in FY 2023.

Direct to Draft Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2023–2027
16 pages; PDF.

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.