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U.S. and Pennsylvania Flags Should Be Flown at Half-Staff
From: PA State Capitol Police
Date: August 6, 2012

The President has issued a proclamation as a mark of respect for the victims of yesterday's tragic events in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. In it, he has directed that flags will be flown at half-staff effective immediately and ending at sunset on Friday, August 10th, 2012.

In accordance with the Flag Code, the U.S. and Pennsylvania flags should be flown at half-staff.

Click here to view the Flag Notification PDF.