Flags to be lowered in Utah to honor Albright
SALT LAKE CITY — Governor Spencer Cox announced he has ordered the lowering of the U.S. and state flags at all state facilities to recognize the life and legacy of former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright.
Albright, the first female U.S. secretary of state died Wednesday of cancer at age 84, according to family.
“She was surrounded by family and friends,” her family announced on Twitter. “We have lost a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend.”
President Biden issued a proclamation and statement on Albright’s passing.
The governor’s order said flags should be lowered to half-staff immediately until sunset Sunday and that private citizens are encouraged to participate as well.
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