Gov. Lujan Grisham orders flags to half staff in memory of Sen. Cisneros

Sep 18, 2019 | Press Releases

SANTA FE — Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Wednesday ordered all state flags lowered to half-staff to honor and recognize the memory of Sen. Carlos Cisneros, who died Tuesday.

State flags will be lowered immediately through sundown of Friday, Sept. 20, as part of a public period of mourning.

The governor previously issued a statement about the unexpected passing of the senator Tuesday; it is available here​.

The governor’s executive order is available here.


The Office of Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is located on the fourth floor of the New Mexico State Capitol in Room 400.

490 Old Santa Fe Trail Room 400
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Phone: (505) 476-2200
Toll free: (833) 520-0020

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