May 15, 2015 – PEACE OFFICERS MEMORIAL DAY – NATIONAL PIZZA PARTY DAY – NATIONAL BIKE TO WORK DAY – NATIONAL CHOCOLATE CHIP DAY – NATIONAL NYLON STOCKING DAY – NATIONAL ENDANGERED SPECIES DAY – NATIONAL DEFENSE TRANSPORTATION DAY

I was craving pizza today! Who knew it was National Pizza Party’s Day?! YOU!😊. And what better sweat treat than chocolate chip cookies today! If I owned a bike, I would have biked All that pizza & chocolate chips off😄. Today was a good day!!!!!😊

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Peace Officer Memorial Day May 15 Peace Officer Memorial Day May 15

PEACE OFFICERS MEMORIAL DAY

Peace Officers Memorial Day is observed annually on May 15th.  On this day, the citizens of the United States pay tribute to the local, state and Federal peace officers.  National Police Officers Memorial Day is part of Police Week.

Peace Officers Memorial Day was created on October 1, 1961.  At that time, Congress asked the president to designate May 15 as a day to honor peace officers.  On October 1, 1962, John F. Kennedy signed the bill into law.  In 1994, Bill Clinton made an amendment through Public Law 103-322 that directed the United States flag be flown at half-staff on May 15.

“According to a proclamation by George W. Bush in 2002,

“Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week pay tribute to the local, State, and Federal law enforcement officers who serve and protect us with courage and dedication. These observances also remind…

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