DENVER — Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags to be restored to full-staff on all public buildings statewide beginning at sunset, December 17, 2016. Flags were lowered to half-staff on Dec. 9, 2016 in honor of John Glenn, and as proclaimed by President Barack Obama.
The full text of the president’s proclamation:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release Dec. 16, 2016
RETURNING THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES TO FULL-STAFF