Governor's Flag Order for U.S. Senator John Sidney McCain III

August 27, 2018


Governor’s Flag Order for the Commonwealth of Virginia


Pursuant to President Trump’s Presidential Proclamation to lower the United States flag, I do hereby order that the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia are to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state, and federal buildings and grounds in the Commonwealth of Virginia in respect and memory of U.S. Senator John Sidney McCain III.

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered until sunset, September 2, 2018.

Ordered on this, the 27th day of August, 2018.




Ralph S. Northam