TITLE

Proclamation 8917--Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut

AUTHOR(S)
OBAMA, BARACK
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/14/2012, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents Proclamation 8917 of U.S. President Barack Obama that honors the victims of the shooting tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut, in which he ordered that the flag of the U.S. be flown at half-staff in all public buildings and grounds.
ACCESSION #
84664628

 

Related Articles

  • Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.  // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;12/19/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 244, p75359 

    The article presents proclamation number 8917 of December 14, 2012 issued by U.S. President Barack Obama ordering that the nation's flag must be flown at half-staff at all public buildings and grounds as a mark of respect for the victims of violence in Newtown, Connecticut.

  • LETTERS TO EDITOR. Axelrod, David // Tennessee Tribune;12/20/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 51, p4A 

    A letter to the editor is presented regarding the gesture of U.S. President Barack Obama to talk with the families of 20 children, who died in a shooting incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

  • Editor's Letter. HACKETT, LARRY // People;12/31/2012, Vol. 78 Issue 27, p8 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses reports within the issue including an interview with U.S. President Barack Obama and U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama and an article discussing the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims.

  • Remarks on the Shootings in Newtown, Connecticut. Obama, Barack // Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/14/2012, p1 

    The article highlights the address of U.S. President Barack Obama on the shooting tragedy that occurred in Newtown, Connecticut, in which he extends his condolences to the family of those who died and were injured in the tragedy. Obama said that the nation has endured too many of such kind of...

  • After Newtown. Bolton-Fasman, Judy // Jewish Advocate;12/21/2012, Vol. 203 Issue 51, p11 

    The author reflects on the school shooting made at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. She informs that U.S. President Barack Obama declared that the Americans were brokenhearted and said that the country must be together and take meaningful action. She informs that the...

  • Quote to Note.  // ED Review;12/20/2013, p7 

    The article presents a quote from U.S. President Barack Obama from December 14, 2013, on the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the shooting in a school in Newtown, Connecticut.

  • Will Obama Cry for Inner City Youth? Muhammad, David // La Prensa San Diego;12/21/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 51, p1 

    The article focuses on the emotional response from U.S. President Barack Obama on the tragic shooting massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut in which 20 children have lost their life.

  • Little hope for federal gun laws. Goad, Ben // Hill;12/11/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 141, p3 

    The article reports on the failure of U.S. President Barack Obama's administration to pass a gun control law in the Congress in 2013 following the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012.

  • The Newtown Connecticut Tragedy. Tyler, Larissa M. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;12/19/2012, Vol. 45 Issue 46, p3 

    As the world mourns the loss of 28 innocent victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., our nation is now left to witness televised excerpts of the funerals and memorial services of the victims of this tragedy, which of course reinforces the harsh reality of one of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics