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Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19880Honoring Illinois' Fallen4/3/2019 3:39:50 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset on Friday, April 5, 2019.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19868Honoring Illinois' Fallen4/1/2019 3:49:15 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Honors Vietnam War Veteranshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19841Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Honors Vietnam War Veterans3/27/2019 9:14:33 PM(Chicago, IL) …. Vietnam War Veterans today were honored and thanked for their service during the Vietnam War Commemoration at the Jesse Brown Veteran’s Health Care System in Chicago. During the ceremony, Vietnam Veterans were honored with a 50-year commemoration pin. This national commemoration was authorized by Congress, established under the Secretary of Defense, and launched by the President as follows: In 2007, the 110th Congress incorporated language in H.R. 4986 authorizing the Secretary of Defense to conduct a program commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19814Honoring Illinois' Fallen3/18/2019 8:29:24 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 until Sunset on Thursday, March 21, 2019.
Gov. Pritzker, Sen. Durbin, Local Officials Top Off Construction at Chicago Veterans' Homehttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19810Gov. Pritzker, Sen. Durbin, Local Officials Top Off Construction at Chicago Veterans' Home3/18/2019 7:45:45 PMChicago — After years of delay due to the budget impasse, the Chicago Veterans’ Home hit a major construction milestone today, with Gov. JB Pritzker joining federal, state and local officials for a topping off ceremony at the site.
Gov. Pritzker Tours Quincy Veterans' Homehttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19803Gov. Pritzker Tours Quincy Veterans' Home3/14/2019 8:00:07 PMQuincy, Ill. — Two months after taking office, Gov. Pritzker took his first tour the Quincy Veterans’ Home campus and Hammond Hall with the Acting Director of the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Linda Chapa LaVia.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19779Honoring Illinois' Fallen3/11/2019 2:54:56 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset, Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19776Honoring Illinois' Fallen3/8/2019 7:29:37 PMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise on Sunday, March 10, 2019 until Sunset on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Hosts 28th Desert Storm Remembrance Ceremonyhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19749Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Hosts 28th Desert Storm Remembrance Ceremony2/28/2019 4:10:23 PMSPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) hosted a Desert Storm Remembrance ceremony at the Illinois State Capitol Rotunda in Springfield today. The ceremony honored all Desert Storm veterans and paid tribute to the Illinois Heroes who lost their lives.
Gov. Pritzker Announces New Appointment to IDVA Leadership https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=19714Gov. Pritzker Announces New Appointment to IDVA Leadership 2/15/2019 8:48:21 PMSpringfield, Ill. — Governor JB Pritzker announced a new appointment to lead the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, nominating Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia to head the agency.

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