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All Pennsylvania Flags in the Capital Complex and at Commonwealth Facilities throughout the Commonwealth Lowered to Half-Staff
From: PA State Capitol Police
Date: October 15, 2012

At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities throughout the Commonwealth are to be lowered to half-staff in honor of U.S. Senator Arlen Specter, who passed away Sunday morning. 

Flags shall remain at half-staff through sunset on Tuesday, October 16.
All Pennsylvanians are authorized to join in this tribute.