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Butch Otter's Public Statements

Full Name: Clement 'Butch' Leroy Otter
Office: Governor (ID), Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lori; 4 Children: John, Carolyn, Kimberly Dawn, Corrine
Birth Date: 05/03/1942
Birth Place: Caldwell, ID
Home City: Star, ID
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
March 21, 2014 Governor Cites Legislative Success, Progress
May 14, 2012 International Atomic Energy Agency Conference Address
March 30, 2012 Governor Applauds Accomplishments of Productive Legislative Session
Feb. 1, 2012 Governor Creates Nuclear Energy Commission
March 18, 2011 Governors Give Industrial Energy Efficiency a Boost
March 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - World Energy Costs
Oct. 29, 2010 Op-Ed - Idaho is Taking the Lead on Energy Efficiency Research, Application
Oct. 27, 2010 Governor Otter Joins Public, Private Partners in Backing Energy Efficiency Research Institute
Aug. 25, 2010 Times News - Lawmakers Highlight Legislation Aimed at Developing Renewable Energy
June 28, 2010 Western Governors, Experts say Potential Water Crisis Looms Without Smarter Water Planning, Management
June 3, 2010 Idaho Statesman - New Wind Farm Brings Energy, Economic Development to Idaho
Nov. 12, 2009 Idaho Businesses Are Rolling Up Their Sleeves
Aug. 28, 2009 New Statewide Project Makes Schools More Energy Efficient
June 15, 2009 Western Governors, Obama Administration Work to Improve State Wildlife Data Systems and Protect Wildlife Corridors, Key Habitats
Nov. 8, 2007 Opinion: Action Needed on Water Woes
Oct. 26, 2007 Governor Unveils Series of Water Conservation Projects
April 17, 2007 Water Summit Establishes "Path Forward'
March 27, 2007 Idaho Water Summit Begins a Process
March 5, 2007 Otter Welcomes Court's Water Ruling
Sept. 26, 2006 Arrowrock Project Hydroelectric License Extension Bill
Sept. 26, 2006 Tygart Dam Project Hydroelectric License Extension Bill
Sept. 26, 2006 Swift Creek Hydroelectric License Extension Bill
Sept. 26, 2006 Extending Deadline for Commencement of Construction of Certain Hydroelectric Projects in Connecticut
Sept. 26, 2006 Reynolds Creek Hydroelectric License Extension Bill
May 25, 2006 Idaho Lawmakers Back Energy Independence
April 27, 2006 Reaction to Softwood Lumber Agreement
March 11, 2006 Alternative Forms Of Energy
Feb. 8, 2006 Otter To Doe: Live Up To Your Commitments
Jan. 31, 2006 Congressman Reacts To President's Speech
July 28, 2005 Simpson And Otter Support Energy Bill
May 24, 2005 Otter Introduces Water Storage Measure
May 24, 2005 Water Storage
April 20, 2005 Energy Plan for America
Feb. 9, 2005 Hearing of House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Department of Energy's Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Proposal and the Energy Policy Act of 2005: ...
Nov. 15, 2004 Delegation Reacts to Energy Secretary's Resignation
April 2, 2010 Issue Position: Water
April 2, 2010 Issue Position: Energy
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