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Governor Tony Evers orders flags at half-staff in honor of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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Posted at 12:27 PM, Sep 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-20 13:27:05-04

WISCONSIN — On Sunday, Governor Tony Evers ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

All buildings, grounds, and military installations with flags should lower their flags to half-staff until sunset on the date of Ginsburg's interment.

“Justice Ginsburg was a stalwart public servant who spent her life working to hold our country accountable for our promises of equity, equality, truth, and justice. What a devastating loss,” said Gov. Evers.

The news comes a few days after President Donald Trump ordered all government buildings to lower their flags. '

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