Governor Northam announces flag order in honor of Elijah E. Cummings

Governor Northam announces flag order in honor of Elijah E. Cummings
This order will remain in effect until sunset, Friday, October 18. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

(WDBJ7)-- Governor Ralph Northam has announced a flag order in honor of the death of U.S. Representative Elijah E. Cummings.

According to a release from the Governor, the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia are ordered to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state and federal buildings and grounds.

This order will remain in effect until sunset, Friday, October 18.

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