Flags lowered to half-staff after synagogue shooting

President Trump says it should continue until sunset on Wednesday.

Posted: Oct 28, 2018 9:56 AM
Updated: Oct 28, 2018 1:07 PM

KIMT-TV 3 NEWS  – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton are ordering all U.S. and Minnesota flags at state buildings be flown at half-staff in memory of the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting.

It follows a proclamation by President Trump to lower flags to half-staff immediately and to continue until sunset on Wednesday.

Governor Dayton’s announcement says “The innocent victims and their families deserve our honor, respect, and remembrance.”

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