GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Flags to fly at half-staff as a mark of respect for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia until sunset on Saturday, Feb. 20

Posted on Feb 19, 2016 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

HONOLULU — At the direction of the President of the United States, the national and state flags shall be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and on all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i as a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States.

The flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of interment, which is Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016.

A link to the official order from the White House has been provided below:
https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/02/13/presidential-proclamation-death-antonin-scalia

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