Governor Orders Flags At Half Staff From Friday (Aug 24th) To Sunset Saturday (Aug. 25th) To Honor Passing Of Longtime Congressman

Mon 8-20-2018

(Des Moines)-- Governor Kim Reynolds has ordered all flags in Iowa to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise Friday, August 24th to sunset on Saturday, August 25th in honor and remembrance of former Congressman Leonard Boswell, who passed away Friday. 

Individuals, businesses, schools, municipalities, counties and other government subdivisions are encouraged to fly the flag at half-staff for the same length of time as a sign of respect.