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Butch Otter's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
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 7, 2014 Governor Hails Water Legislation Successes
Jan. 12, 2014 State of the State and Budget Address
March 14, 2013 Governor Presses Energy Department Not to Let Sequestration Impact INL Cleanup
Oct. 4, 2012 The True Cost of Idaho Wildfires
July 18, 2012 Governor Names Office of Species Conservation Administrator
May 23, 2012 Securing a Future for the Idaho National Laboratory, Without Putting Aside the Past
March 9, 2012 Governor Creates Sage-Grouse Task Force
Feb. 28, 2012 Idaho Delegation Seeks Solutions to Federal Overreach
Feb. 28, 2012 Western Caucus Examines Washington Barriers to Prosperity and Property Rights in the West
June 30, 2011 Federal Agencies to Use State Landscape-Level Wildlife Mapping to Inform Land Use Decisions Across the West
May 16, 2011 Letter to Secretary Vilsack
March 10, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye Chairman Senate Appropriations Committee and The Honorable Thad Cochran Ranking Member Senate Appropriations Committee
March 1, 2011 Governors Call for Large-Scale Forest Restoration, Realigning Federal Funding
Jan. 31, 2011 Risch, Otter Hail Ruling on Idaho Roadless Case
Jan. 26, 2011 Governor, Attorney General: New MOA Protects 1995 Agreement, Idaho National Laboratory's Future
Jan. 13, 2011 Governor Urges Interior Secretary to Withdraw "Wild Lands" Order
Jan. 22, 2010 Governor, Parks And Recreation Announce Money-Saving Management Plan
Dec. 16, 2009 Coordination Critical to Meeting West's Future Electricity Needs
July 31, 2009 Idaho Delegation, Governor Decry Funding Cut For Yucca Mountain
May 6, 2009 Governor Urges Congress to Reject Plan to Almost Triple Idaho Wilderness
July 1, 2008 State, Federal Government Agree on INL Buried Waste Cleanup Plan
April 1, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Lawerence Denney, Speaker of the House, Idaho House of Representatives
Nov. 20, 2007 Governor Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming
Oct. 2, 2007 Governor Signs Four-State Agreement, Appoints Wildfire Rehab Committee
Aug. 8, 2007 Governor Adds Idaho to Climate Registry
May 16, 2007 Governor Establishes State Policy on Reducing Greenhouse Gases
April 30, 2007 Governor Urges Field Burning Talks
June 26, 2006 Otter Remarks At The 2006 GOP State Convention
May 23, 2006 Idaho Delegation Reacts to Redden's Ruling
April 22, 2005 Pest Management and Fire Suppression Flexibility Act
March 16, 2005 Small Community Options for Regulatory Equity Act
March 15, 2005 Lawmakers Renew Effort To Help Rural Communities
Nov. 17, 2004 Idaho Panhandle Forest Bill Clears Congress
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulating Toby Gass
June 25, 2004 Small Community Options for Regulatory Equity Act
June 17, 2004 Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
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