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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence today at the
Washington Navy Yard, Gov. Neil Abercrombie has ordered that the flags of the
United States and State of Hawaii be displayed at half-staff at all state
offices and agencies as well as the Hawaii National Guard until sunset on
Friday, Sept. 20.
"Our hearts are
heavy and our thoughts are with those impacted by today's tragedy," Gov.
Abercrombie said. "As a community that embraces our military and its civilian
workers, we keenly feel the loss resulting from such senseless acts against
these most valiant patriots."
Barack Obama today issued a proclamation calling for the U.S. flag to be flown
at half-staff. View the President's proclamation here.