President Donald Trump has issued an executive order closing federal offices on Wednesday in honor of former President George H.W. Bush. A state funeral will be held Wednesday at Washington’s National Cathedral.
A private service will be conducted Thursday in Houston, and he will be buried later that day on the grounds of his presidential library at Texas A&M University.
The U.S. Postal Service will be closed along with other federal offices on Wednesday. Because of the closure, Bismarck Tribune subscribers who get their paper by mail will receive Wednesday’s Tribune on Thursday.