President Donald Trump is ordering all American and state flags lowered to half-staff immediately at public office buildings in honor of the victims of the shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio.
Glowering in public and near-silent for two days, President Donald Trump relented under pressure by tersely recognizing Sen. John McCain’s “service to our country” and re-lowering the White House flag.
Two days after Sen. John McCain's death, President Donald Trump says he respects the senator's "service to our country" and has signed a proclamation to fly the U.S. flag at half-staff until his burial.
Gov. Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, in honor of a Kentucky serviceman who was killed in action during the Korean War but whose remains were only recently identified.
Gov. Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Monday, Dec. 5, in honor of Staff Sgt. Kevin J. McEnroe and Staff Sgt. James F. Moriarty, Fort Campbell soldiers who died while supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.
Governor Bevin has directed that flags be flown at half-staff beginning Friday, Feb. 19, and continuing through sunset on Sat., Feb. 20, as a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Friday, Nov. 13, in honor of a Jessamine County paramedic fatally injured while on duty.
John Everett Mackey, 40, died Nov. 9 after being struck by a moving vehicle while on duty.