New Jersey Governor Chris Christie today signed the following Executive Order:
Executive Order No. 236 - Ordering all State buildings to fly flags at half-staff on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, in recognition and mourning of the victims of the mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.
“This shocking and senseless atrocity took the lives of 26 people and injured 20 others at their house of worship, devastating a Texas community and deeply saddening our nation,” Governor Christie said. “We offer our deepest prayers and sympathies to the victims and their families, friends and loved ones, as we honor their lives and mark their passing.”