Governor Henry Explains Lowering of Flag for Local Soldier

On January 25th, 2008, Oklahoma Governor Brad Henry ordered all federal and state flags lowered to half staff to honor Navy Aviation Warfare Systems Operator Second Class David Davison.

Considering how many Oklahoma soldiers have died since the war began without receiving a similar tribute (and all the comments I received inquiring as to why), I wrote a letter to the Governor asking him to explain the distinction. The following is his response:

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Posted by Linda Summers

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