"The Optics are not good"!
Cuba raises it's flag in Washington D.C., yesterday, and today Obama orders American Flags to be flown at half staff.
Either someone is nonchalantly Out to Lunch, or this is an in your face act...
A delayed reaction?
FIVE (5) days after the Massacre of the 5 Marines?
White House, U.S. Capitol flags lowered to half-mast - CNN Video
The flags atop the White House and United States Capitol have been lowered to half-mast to honor the victims of the Chattanooga shootings.