GOVERNOR’S OFFICE FLAG ORDER: Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of former United States Senator John Glenn

Posted on Dec 14, 2016 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

 

HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i immediately. This action is a mark of respect for the memory of former United States Senator John Glenn of Ohio. Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on the day of Sen. Glenn’s interment.

The president’s proclamation is posted on the White House website at: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/12/09/presidential-proclamation-death-john-glenn-0

 

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Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

jodi.c.leong@hawaii.gov

 

Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov