Governor Wolf Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor the Victims of the Attack in Brussels, Belgium

March 23, 2016

Harrisburg, PA – In accordance with the President’s proclamation, Governor Tom Wolf has ordered all United States and Commonwealth flags at the Capitol Complex, Commonwealth facilities, and all public buildings and grounds throughout the state lowered to half-staff effective immediately. This is a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in Brussels, Belgium that took place on March 22, 2016.

“On behalf of all Pennsylvanians, Frances and I extend our deepest condolences to the Belgian people and all those affected by these horrific acts of violence. Our thoughts and prayers are with victims of this heartbreaking tragedy and their families,” said Governor Tom Wolf.

Flags will return to full-staff at sunset on March 26, 2016 per the President’s order.

All Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.

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