DENVER — Sunday, June 12, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags be lowered to half-staff immediately to honor the victims of the attacks in Orlando, Florida, and as proclaimed by President Barack Obama. Flags should be raised on Thursday, June 16 at sunset.
The full text of the president’s proclamation:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release June 12, 2016
HONORING THE VICTIMS OF THE ATTACK IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA