As Frederica Wilson Soldier Flap Escalates, Scott Orders Flags At Half Staff
As Frederica Wilson soldier flap escalates, Scott orders flags at half staff
While controversy rages about President Donald Trump’s phone call to a slain soldier’s widow, one politician is stepping up to honor the Miami Gardens serviceman killed in the line of duty: Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
U.S. Army Sgt. La David T. Johnson lost his life on Oct. 4, along with three other American soldiers, when they were attacked in an ambush in Niger in West Africa.
Scott announced Friday that flags would be lowered to half staff on Saturday to honor Johnson, the 25-year-old father of two. The flags will be flown from sunrise to sunset at three …