Gov. Beshear orders flags to half-staff Saturday in honor of Boston explosion victims
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has ordered all flags at state office buildings to half-staff this Saturday to honor the victims of yesterday's Boston Marathon explosions.
Gov. Beshear talked with Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and offered support.
"Our hearts break for the individuals and families affected by this senseless tragedy in Boston,” said Gov. Beshear. “We send our thoughts and prayers to the citizens of Boston. We salute the efforts of the first responders to this man-made emergency, and we stand in support of those who are already working to track down the party or parties responsible for this horrific act.”