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Governor Lamont: Flags Should Remain Lowered Through Thursday Evening in Honor of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that – in accordance with a directive from President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. ordering flags to be lowered nationwide in honor of the passing of U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski of Indiana – flags in Connecticut should remain lowered to half-staff for this purpose through sunset on the evening of Thursday, August 4, 2022.

Flags in Connecticut are also currently at half-staff during this same duration of time under a directive issued by Governor Lamont to honor Master Sergeant Michael D. Clark of Bolton, who recently died during a training exercise with the U.S. Army Reserve.

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