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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

For Immediate Release:

8:35AM CT on September 19, 2020

 

Media Contacts:  

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967

 

Media Release:

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

 

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 U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away yesterday.

 

“Susanne and I send our thoughts and prayers to the Ginsburg family,” said Governor Ricketts.  “We honor Justice Ginsburg for her decades of public service and tireless devotion to her vocation.”

 

Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of Ginsburg’s interment.  The President’s proclamation can be found by clicking here.

 

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