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Press Center

The BEP's Office of External Relations coordinates all news media activities, prepares press releases related to the BEP's activities, business, and products, and works with the media to coordinate interviews and provide accurate information for reports, articles, and stories.

The Office of External Relations also coordinates filming missions and photography sessions done at the BEP by outside parties.  (For security reasons, this opportunity is granted on a limited basis.)

Requests to interview BEP officials or other BEP personnel should be faxed or e-mailed to the contact listed below.  The request must be submitted on official letterhead, and include the following information:

  • Subject matter
  • Interview date desired
  • Requestors title, signature, and telephone number


Bureau of Engraving and Printing 
Lydia Washington
Phone (202) 874-3487