Monday, September 25, 2023

Governor Newsom proclaimed Patriot Day 2023

On this solemn anniversary, we commemorate all those who died in the 9/11 attacks and honor the courage of first responders, he said.

SACRAMENTO.- Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring September 11, 2023 as Patriot Day in the State of California.

The text of the proclamation and a copy can be found below:


Twenty-two years ago today, Americans watched in horror as terrorists attacked our country, claiming nearly 3,000 lives and irrevocably changing our world. From this tragedy designed to destroy our spirit and our most cherished values, our nation has emerged stronger than ever, bringing together the enduring strength and unity that has helped us overcome the unimaginable. challenges.

On this solemn anniversary, we remember all those who died in the 9/11 attacks and honor the courage of first responders and ordinary people who rushed into danger to help others.

On Patriot’s Day, we also honor the selfless men and women who gave their lives in the war on terror that followed the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. 776 Californians are among the more than 7,000 Americans who have died defending our democracy and freedom. .

I have ordered that all state building flags be flown at half-mast on this memorial day. As we remember this dark chapter in our history, let us pay tribute to the American heroes we have lost and recommit ourselves to protecting and preserving our nation’s fundamental rights and freedoms for all.

THEREFORE, I, GAVIN NEWSOM, Governor of the State of California, do hereby proclaim September 11, 2023, as Patriot’s Day.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of California to be affixed this 8th day of September, 2023.

governor of california


Secretary of state

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