Pres. Biden and Gov. Youngkin order flags at half staff

An email from Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin confirms an ordered that the flag of the Commonwealth be flown at half staff immediately.

The flag of the United States and Virginia will be lowered over the state Capitol all local, federal buildings and grounds.

Pursuant to President Biden’s Presidential Proclamation to lower the United States of America flag to half staff.

President Biden and Governor Youngkin have ordered all flags to fly at half staff through at least May 28 at sunset.

The flags will fly at half staff in respect, memory and honor of the 19 students and 2 adult victims of  the Robb Elementary School shooting in Texas May 24.

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