Topeka – In accordance with Executive Order 10-12, and following this afternoon’s proclamation by President Trump, Governor Jeff Colyer has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff from Monday August 27, 2018 until sun down Sunday September 2nd in honor of United States Senator John McCain, who passed away Saturday, August 25th.

“Senator McCain will long be remembered for his years of dedicated service to our nation,” said Gov. Colyer, “He displayed great courage and strength in the way he lived his life. We are grateful to him for his devotion to this country and send our deepest condolences to his family as they grieve his passing.”