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For Immediate Release

08.26.2018

Statement on the Passing of Arizona Senator John McCain

The United States flag and the state flag of Arkansas are hereby lowered to half-staff in tribute to the memory of Arizona Senator John McCain. Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on the day of interment.

Governor Asa Hutchinson released the following statement:

"John McCain reflected in every breath of his life the American character and American idealism. As a war hero, a political maverick and leader he personified sacrifice and courage. I witnessed his strength of character both in Congress and as a campaigner. We will miss him."

To see the Governor's Proclamations for Sen. McCain, CLICK HERE

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