Gov. Walz orders flags at half-staff in honor of victims in El Paso and Dayton


In honor and remembrance of the victims of the tragic shootings that took place in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, and in accordance with an order issued by President Donald Trump, Gov. Tim Walz has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, until sunset, Thursday, August 8, 2019.

The order comes after the acts of violence took place on August 3 and August 4, respectively.

View a copy of Governor Walz’s proclamation.

Source: Office of Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan

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