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  White House re-lowers flag to half staff to honor McCain after backlash
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Last EditedRP  Aug 27, 2018 03:39pm
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AuthorBrett Samuels
News DateMonday, August 27, 2018 09:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionThe White House on Monday afternoon re-lowered its flags to half staff after drawing significant backlash for returning them to full staff less than 48 hours after the death of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.).

Multiple reporters noted on social media that the flags were flying at half staff once again as of roughly 3:45 p.m. President Trump issued a proclamation a short time later ordering flags at government buildings remain at half staff to honor McCain.
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