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Butch Otter's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
July 7, 2014 Governor Otter Appoints Wolf Depredation Control Board Members
Dec. 6, 2013 Governor Otter's Russia Trade Mission a Success
May 28, 2013 Governor Announces Public-Private Media Campaign Promoting Canal Safety
June 29, 2012 Governor Otter Announces Draft Sage-Grouse Plan and Encourages Public Comment
June 30, 2011 Federal Agencies to Use State Landscape-Level Wildlife Mapping to Inform Land Use Decisions Across the West
June 28, 2011 Study Aside, the Potato is Getting a Bad Rap
Oct. 22, 2010 Idaho's Wolf Saga is a Tale of Broken Promieses
Oct. 18, 2010 Governor Otter Ends Idaho's "Designated Agent" Status in Wolf Management
Aug. 31, 2010 Op-Ed - Defends of Wildlife Break Another Promise It Never Meant to Keep
Sept. 29, 2009 Invasive Species Effort Is Paying Off And Will Continue With Everyone's Help
May 5, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, US Secretary of Agriculture
July 24, 2007 Idaho's Brucellosis Class Free Status Restored
May 4, 2007 Governor Comments on Response to Offer on Field Burning Talks
May 4, 2007 Governor Comments on Response to Offer on Field Burning Talks
March 19, 2007 Opinion: Idaho Voices Needed on Delisting
March 15, 2007 Resolution Reached in Ellk Ranch Situation
Aug. 6, 2006 TURNABOUT: Simpson and I Agree More Than We Differ
May 17, 2006 House Again Approves Right-To-Ride Bill
Oct. 27, 2005 Personal Responsibility In Food Consumption Act
April 22, 2005 Pest Management and Fire Suppression Flexibility Act
March 10, 2005 The Science of Freezing's Benefits for Food Safety
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