Governor's Flag Order for U.S. Representative Elijah E. Cummings

October 17, 2019


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. Representative Elijah E. Cummings. 

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered until sunset, October 18, 2019. 

Ordered on this, 17th day of October, 2019.




Ralph S. Northam