Office of the Governor News Release: President Biden extends flag order honoring late Sen. Robert J. Dole

Posted on Dec 9, 2021 in Latest Department News, Newsroom

HONOLULU — President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. has amended the proclamation ordering the United States flag to be flown at half-staff through midnight Saturday night, Dec. 11, 2021, in honor of the late Sen. Robert J. Dole. Flags will also be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies, as well as the Hawaiʻi National Guard in the State of Hawaiʻi.

This action serves to honor former Sen. Dole, who died Dec. 5, 2021 at the age of 98.

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Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

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Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

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