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Ohio governor orders flags to half staff

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - In honor of those who died in the line of duty and those who have and are currently serving in the armed forces, Governor John Kasich has ordered all flags lowered to half staff on Memorial Day.

In his resolution Friday, the governor said,"This is a time for all Americans to reflect on the significance of the contributions and sacrifices made by the men and women of our military, throughout history, to preserve our freedom and way of life."

The resolution orders all federal and state flags at public and government buildings in Ohio to be lowered to half staff from sunrise to noon on Monday.
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