Saturday, October 25, 2014

GCA in the News 2014

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Do Father’s Day cards that portray dad as an incompetent boob reflect today’s fathers? | Washington Post, June 13, 2014

Sign of the times: Greeting cards for kids with gay moms | TODAY Parents, May 6, 2014

Issa’s legacy bill hits industry opposition | The Hill, May 6, 2014

Cards Embrace Tech, Greetings from the GCA | Gifts & Decorative Accessories, March/April 2014

Valentine's Day dilemma: OK to e-mail a card? | USA Today, February 14, 2014

5 Ways to Save on Valentine's Day Cards | U.S. News World Report, February 11, 2014

Everlasting Memories: Valentine's Day Cards Remain a Special Gift for Loved Ones | The Ledger (Fla.), February 11, 2014

Postal Bill Clears Senate Committee | Washington Post, February 6, 2014

Rate hike will harm postal service | The Hill, January 14, 2014

GCA in the News 2013

First-class stamps to cost 49 cents as of Jan. 26 | The Washington Post, December 26, 2013

Greetings in the Cards | Picayune Times (Ark.), December 24, 2013

Pushing the envelope on Christmas cards; holiday greetings not what they used to be | South Coast Today (Mass.), December 22, 2013

It feels so good to receive a holiday greeting | Tri-County Times (Mich.), December 21, 2013

Holiday cards see role reversal | Merced Sun-Star/Sacramento Bee, December 14, 2013

Holiday greetings are still in the cards | New Jersey Star Ledger, December 11, 2013

Pathways to postal reform | Worcester Telegram & Gazette, December 4, 2013

We need common sense reform of the U.S. Postal Service | Philadelphia Business Journal, November 22, 2013

Amid Capitol Turmoil, Postal Crisis Drags On | The New York Times, November 6, 2013

Op-Ed: How to teach your son the value of a handwritten card | Digital Journal, October 31, 2013

The Emotional Outsourcing of the Greeting Card | Pacific Standard, October 24, 2013

A post-Postal Service world? | The Charleston Gazette, October 19, 2013

Protect the Postal Service: Guest Editorial by John Beeder | Akron Beacon Journal, October 15, 2013

Hallmark diversifies and changes for a digital world | Richmond Times-Dispatch, October 13, 2013

Don't cut critical services to reform the Post Office | Middletown Transcript, October 3, 2013

Ready for 49-cent stamp? Postal Service proposes another price hike | The Business Journals, September 25, 2013

USPS pushes 3-cent stamp increase | The Hill, September 25, 2013

USPS to seek above-inflation postage rate increase for 2014 | Post & Parcel, September 25, 2013

U.S. Postal Service seeks to raise prices in January | Reuters, September 25, 2013

Postal Board Recommends Above-Inflation Price Increases | Bloomberg, September 25, 2013

Postal Service Seeks Rate Increase to Help Close $20 Billion Budget Gap | National Journal, September 25, 2013

Don't cut critical service or raise rates to reform Postal Service | Fort Collins Coloradoan, September 22, 2013

Lawmakers demand sacrifices as mailers warn against USPS price deregulation | Post & Parcel, September 20, 2013

Postal Service asks lawmakers for greater flexibility | The Washington Post, September 20, 2013

Postal Service needs big changes, Senate panel told | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 20, 2013

OPINION: Postal Service can be rescued | Cincinnati Enquirer, September 17, 2013

Don't cut critical service to reform postal service | Boulder Daily Camera, September 15, 2013

The Greeting Card Industry Has a Special Message for the Postal Service | Bloomberg Businessweek, September 6, 2013

USPS Governors postpone decision on postal rate increase | Post & Parcel, September 6, 2013

Will mailers be asked to pay more to help the U.S. Postal Service? | The Washington Post, September 5, 2013

Don't go postal: Emergency rate hike would be overreach | Las Vegas Review-Journal, September 5, 2013

USPS Postpones Price Increase Decision | The Hill, September 5, 2013

Postal Service Will Try to Hike Stamp Price | The Hill, September 4, 2013

Business worries Postal Service will broadly raise rates to make more revenue | The Hill, August 28, 2013

Alternate Ideas for Saving the Postal Service | The Washington Post, August 14, 2013

Saturday Mail Delivery Safe For Now But Common Sense Solutions Could Fix USPS Woes | CBS St. Louis, August 13, 2013

Common Sense Solutions Urged for USPS Woes | St. Louis Post Dispatch, August 13, 2013

Greeting Card Association President Urges "Common Sense Solutions" for USPS Woes | The Republic, August 13, 2013 

Commonsense solutions urged for USPS woes | St. Louis Dispatch, August 13, 2013

The Post Office Is Broke: It's Time To End Washington's Postal Monopoly | Forbes, August 12, 2013

Postal Service Needs Common Sense Reforms | St. Louis Post Dispatch, August 12, 2013

Greetings from the GCA | Gifts and Decorative Accessories, August 2013

Report Detailing Commonsense Approach for Postal Service Budget Deficit Released | What they Think, July 17, 2013

Greeting Card Association Releases Its Version of Postal Reform | PostalReporter News Blog, July 16, 2013

Tracking USPS' slow burn: Group mail delivery? | NPR Marketplace, July 16, 2013

Greeting Card Industry Releases Postal Reform Plan | The Hill, July 15, 2013

Does Anyone Send Greeting Cards Anymore | NPR Marketplace, July 10, 2013 

stltoday.com 5-14-2013

Reuters 4-18-2013

NorthJersey.com 4-16-13

Associations Now 4-11-13

NPR 4-10-13

Reuters 2-27-13

About.com 2-21-13

Christian Science Monitor 2-14-13

The Atlantic 2-14-13

The Globe and Mail 2-14-13

Capital Journal 2-13-13

The Buffalo News 2-13-13

Denver Post 2-8-13

NPR (online) 2-6-13

WKRC-TV 2-6-13

Reuters 2-6-13

NPR 2-6-13

Alabama Living Feb 2013

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