Governor Walker Lowers Flags to Half-staff in Honor of Reverend Billy Graham March 1, 2018 Press Release No. 18-031 Governor Bill Walker today ordered Alaska and U.S. Flags be lowered tomorrow, Friday, March 2nd, to half-staff in memory of Reverend Billy Graham. The Governor’s order follows a directive from the White House lowering all U.S. Flags to half-staff. “Billy Graham’s faith and legacy touched millions around the world, including many here in Alaska,” Governor Walker said. “First Lady Donna Walker and I continue to be inspired by his work, his spiritual journey, and his devotion to his fellow man.” . (e.g. Press Release: 18-031) Per Governor Walker’s order and the proclamation from the White House, all U.S. and Alaska flags should be lowered to half-staff at sunrise on March 2, 2018. All flags should return to full staff at sunset on Friday, March 2.