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Governor Murphy Orders Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Former New Jersey First Lady Lucinda Florio


TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today ordered that U.S. and New Jersey flags fly at half-staff at all state buildings and facilities on Thursday, November 17, 2022, in recognition and remembrance of former First Lady Lucinda Florio.

“Lucinda Florio served as an active and visible First Lady who used her role to advocate for women and children, supporting causes from early childhood education and literacy to health and women’s rights,” said Governor Murphy. “It is with heavy hearts that we mourn her passing as we recognize the outstanding achievements and cherished memory of Lucinda Florio.”

For a copy of Executive Order No. 312, click here.