Governor Wolf Orders Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Victims Of Chattanooga Shooting
July 21, 2015
Harrisburg, PA – In accordance with the President’s flag order issued today, Governor Wolf has ordered all U.S. and Pennsylvania flags at the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities throughout the state lowered to half-staff effective immediately. This is a mark of respect for the victims in the shooting at the recruiting station in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Flags shall remain at half-staff until sunset on July 25th per the President’s order.
“The people of Pennsylvania stand with the victims, their friends and families, and all Tennesseans after the senseless act of violence in Chattanooga last week,” said Governor Tom Wolf. “By lowering the flags today, we honor the heroes’ lives that were lost in brave service to this country.”