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Pres. Obama Orders All Flags To Half-Staff Following Mandela’s Death

The President issued the proclamation shortly after Mandela passed away on Thursday afternoon.

12/05/2013

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Gov. Christie Orders NJ Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Honor Of World War II Hero

Governor Chris Christie has ordered all state buildings to fly flags at half-staff to honor the memory and mark the passing of United States Army Master Sergeant Nicholas Oresko, a New Jerseyan and World War II hero who became the oldest living Medal of Honor recipient in 2011.

10/09/2013

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Governor Christie Orders Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Soldier

Governor Chris Christie signed an Executive Order that orders all State buildings to fly flags at half-staff on Friday, October 4th to honor the service and sacrifice of United States Army Staff Sergeant Timothy R. McGill.

10/02/2013

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Corbett Orders Pa. Flags Lowered To Half-Staff for Navy Yard Shooting Victims

Both the U.S. and Pennsylvania flags shall remain at half-staff until sunset on Friday, September 20th.

09/16/2013

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New Jersey Flags Ordered To Half-Staff For Sergeant Reported Missing In 1946

New Jersey governor Chris Christie has ordered that all state buildings fly flags at half-staff on Thursday, December 27th.

12/26/2012

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Gov. Corbett Orders Pa. Flags Lowered To Half-Staff Immediately

The announcement was made on Friday evening in response to the tragic school shooting at a Connecticut elementary school that left more than 20 people dead.

12/14/2012

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President Obama Orders U.S. Flag At Half-Staff In Memory Of Arlen Specter

President Barack Obama signed a proclamation ordering the American flag flown at half-staff to honor former Senator Arlen Specter on Tuesday, the day he will be laid to rest.

10/15/2012

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Flags Ordered At Half-Staff To Honor Officer Brad Fox

Governor Tom Corbett ordered that all flags in the capitol complex and commonwealth facilities in Montgomery County be flown at half-staff to honor Plymouth Township Police Officer Brad Fox.

09/14/2012

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Commonwealth Flags To Fly At Half-Staff For Fallen Firefighters

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has ordered Commonwealth flags lowered to half-staff in honor of two fallen Philadelphia firefighters.

04/11/2012

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Slain Soldier’s Father Protests New Jersey Flag-Lowering For Singer

A western Michigan man whose son was killed while serving in the military has burned a replica of New Jersey’s flag to protest that state’s decision to lower it in honor of performer Whitney Houston.

02/20/2012

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