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Butch Otter's Public Statements on Issue: K-12 Education

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
General Nov. 4, 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 2, 2014 Governor Otter Questions Opponent's Commitment to Idaho Values
March 18, 2014 Governor Otter Signs School Improvement Strategic Planning Bill
Jan. 22, 2014 Governor Names Working Group to Study State Endowment Governance and Processes
Jan. 7, 2013 2013 Idaho State of the State and Budget Address
Jan. 4, 2013 Governor Taps ISP Director to Assess Idaho School Safety
Dec. 27, 2012 Getting Serious About Improving Our Schools Means Continuing the Conversation
Nov. 2, 2012 Creating 21st Century Classrooms for Idaho's Students, Idaho's Future
March 30, 2012 Governor Applauds Accomplishments of Productive Legislative Session
Jan. 9, 2012 Idaho State of the State Address 2012
Sept. 28, 2011 Congress Urged to Continue Support for Rural Communities, Restoration of Nation's Forests
July 12, 2011 State Budget Ends Fiscal Year Well Ahead of Expectations; Governor Urges Caution
April 1, 2011 Governor, Superintendent Applaud Passage of Final Students Come First Reform Bill
March 17, 2011 Governor Signs First Two Education Reform Bills Into Law
Feb. 14, 2011 Governor, Superintendent Welcome Changes to Students Come First
Jan. 12, 2011 Superintendent Luna, Governor Otter Unveil Three Pillars for Customer-Drive Education
Sept. 10, 2010 Governor, Superintendent Luna Address Students Across State Over the Idaho Education Network
Sept. 8, 2010 Governor, Superintendent Luna Urge School Leaders to Use Federal Dollars Wisely
Aug. 16, 2010 Governor Otter and Superintendent Luna Emphasize Focus on Public Schools Funding
Feb. 19, 2010 Governor Applauds JFAC Decision on Public Schools Funding
Sept. 25, 2009 Governor Orders Tiered Holdback
Feb. 26, 2008 Governor Endorses Revised ISTARS Plan
Nov. 15, 2007 Governor's Innovative Grants Announced
Sept. 12, 2006 Otter, Luna Endorse School Choices
Feb. 27, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
March 23, 2010 Issue Position: Empowering Idahoans
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