Flags to Fly at Half-staff Through Sunset on April 6

Flags to Fly at Half-staff Through Sunset on April 6

CHEYENNE — Governor Mark Gordon, pursuant to President Joe Biden’s Proclamation honoring United States Capitol Police Officers, has ordered both the U.S. and State of Wyoming flags be flown at half-staff statewide until sunset April 6.

The Presidential Proclamation follows: 

HONORING UNITED STATES CAPITOL POLICE OFFICERS
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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
A PROCLAMATION

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As a sign of respect for the service and sacrifice of the victims
of the attack at the United States Capitol on Friday, April 2, by
the authority vested in me as President of the United States by
the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America,
I hereby order that the flag of the United States shall be flown at
half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and
grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval
vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and
throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions
until sunset, April 6, 2021. I also direct that the flag shall be
flown at half-staff for the same length of time at all United
States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities
abroad, including all military facilities and naval vessels and stations.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this second day of
April, in the year of our Lord two thousand twenty-one, and of the
Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and forty-fifth.


JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR.