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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Former U.S. Congressman John Dingell, Jr.

Media Contacts:

Eric Maher, 402-471-1974 

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970



LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Donald J. Trump, announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in honor of the passing of U.S. Congressman John Dingell, Jr.


Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on February 9, 2019.  The President’s proclamation can be found here.