DENVER — Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013 — President Barack Obama today ordered flags be lowered Wednesday, Sept. 11, to half-staff nationwide for Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance in honor of those who died on Sept. 11, 2001.
The full text of the Presidential Proclamation:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release September 10, 2013
PATRIOT DAY AND NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE, 2013
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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA