Governor’s Office – Flag Directive – Flags to fly at half-staff in memory of U. S. Representative Elijah E. Cummings

Posted on Oct 17, 2019 in Latest Department News, Office of the Governor Press Releases

HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, beginning immediately, and they will remain at half-staff through tomorrow, Oct. 18, 2019, in memory of U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD 7th District).

The presidential proclamation. 

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