The U.S. flag stands for our nation and the shared history, pride, principles, and commitment of its people. When we properly display this powerful symbol, we signal our respect for everything it represents.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayThe flag shouldn't be flown in inclement weather unless it’s an all-weather flag.
Flags displayed at night should be properly illuminated.
In a time of national mourning, hang the flag at half-mast.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayThe flag can be flown every day, but it is often flown to show patriotism on these observances:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayWashington's Birthday (Presidents Day)
National Vietnam War Veterans Day
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayEaster Sunday
Armed Forces Day
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayMemorial Day
National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nay Thanksgiving Day
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayWhen displaying the flag…
From your porch, place the union (blue section) at the peak of the staff.
Against a wall or on a window, place the union (blue section) at the top left corner.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayOn your vehicle, clamp the staff to the right front fender.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayWith another flag, place the U.S. flag to your left when crossed.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayKeep your flag completely dry and folded properly — into a triangle, with the union (blue section) visible — before storing it in a well-ventilated area. If the flag is damaged or worn out, it should be disposed of with dignity.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayThe flag should not touch anything below it or rest on the ground.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm naySource: United States Code, Title 4, Chapter 1–The Flag
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"I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
The flag’s 13 alternating red and white stripes represent the 13 original colonies. Its 50 white stars on a blue field represent the 50 states.
Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayThe colors on the flag represent:
- Red: valor and bravery
- White: purity and innocence
- Blue: vigilance, perseverance, and justice
If you need additional information or have a question, you can email the Department of State’s protocol office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To order a U.S. flag that has flown over the Capitol,
Please note: According to , a worn out American flag should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning.Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nay , a state governor, or the mayor of the District of Columbia can order flags to fly at half-staff. Most often, this is done to mark the death of a government official, military member, or first responder; in honor of Memorial Day or other national day of remembrance; or following a national tragedy.
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Kết quả xổ số minh ngọc hôm nayLast Updated: February 19, 2020