Governor Clement 'Butch' Leroy Otter's Public Statements


Full Name: Clement 'Butch' Leroy Otter
Current Office: Governor, 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
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Issue Position: Transportation 7/21/14 Governor Otter Blasts President's Potential Boulder-White Clouds National Monument Designation 7/18/14 Statement on June Unemployment Numbers 7/17/14 Governor Otter Names Successor to Long-Time Pardons and Parole Executive Director 7/16/14 Governor Otter Appoints Two New Member to State Board of Education 7/15/14 Governor Otter's July Capital for a Day Will Be in Benewah County 7/15/14 State of Idaho Ends Budget Year in the Black 7/15/14 Governor Otter's Conservative Leadership Is Paying off for Idaho 7/14/14 Governor Condemns Racist Graffiti On Tribal Lands 7/09/14 Governor Otter Reinforces Need for Controlling Wolves 7/07/14 Governor Otter Appoints Wolf Depredation Control Board Members 7/02/14 Governor Otter Questions Opponent's Commitment to Idaho Values 6/30/14 Governor Otter Releases Statement in Reaction to U.S. Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Ruling 6/30/14 Governor Otter Applauds U.S. Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision 6/24/14 Governor Otter Announces Workforce Development Training Fund Reforms 6/20/14 Governor Otter Welcomes Employment Report, Focuses on Improving Jobs Quality 5/15/14 Appellate Court Stays Federal Magistrate's Same-Sex Marriage Decision 5/14/14 Governor Otter Seeks Emergency Stay on Same-Sex Marriage Ruling 5/13/14 Governor Otter Reacts to Court Ruling on Idaho Same-Sex Marriage Ban 5/02/14 State Sues Coeur D'alene Tribe Over Poker at Tribal Casino 5/01/14 Governor Otter Announces Accelerate Idaho Economic Development Initiative 4/23/14 Governor Otter Boosts Government Transparency with Public Records Order 4/17/14 Sandpoint PR - Two Idaho Military Bases Provide American Value 3/27/14 Governor Otter Signs Bill to Protect Student Data Security 3/21/14 Governor Cites Legislative Success, Progress 3/19/14 Governor Otter Signs Justice Reinvestment Bill 3/18/14 Governor Otter Signs School Improvement Strategic Planning Bill 3/07/14 Governor Hails Water Legislation Successes 3/06/14 Governor Establishes Idaho Healthcare Coalition to Implement Innovation Plan 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/24/14 Restoring Focus on Our Legislative Priorities 1/30/14 Governor Launches Interagency Rapid Response Team to Support Job Growth 1/22/14 Governor Names Working Group to Study State Endowment Governance and Processes 1/17/14 Governor Otter Applauds Report Outlining Comprehensive Public Safety Framework - Effort Aims to Reduce Recidivism and Save Taxpayer Dollars 1/12/14 State of the State and Budget Address 1/02/14 State Launches Redesigned Official Website 1/02/14 Letter to Robin Sandy, Chairman of the Idaho Board of Correction - Idaho Correctional Center 12/20/13 Rep. Janie Ward-Engleking Appointed to Fill Idaho Senate Vacancy 12/06/13 Governor Otter's Russia Trade Mission a Success 12/03/13 Governor Otter Asks Health Insurance Carriers to Consider Reinstating Coverage 11/26/13 Governor Sets December 9 Deadline for State Board of Education Applications 11/22/13 Governor and First Lady to Host Ceremonial Lighting of Idaho's Capitol Christmas Tree 11/15/13 Caldwell Attorney Appointed to New Third District Judgeship 11/15/13 Ken Edmunds Named New Idaho Department of Labor Director 11/13/13 Governor Otter Reacts to Interior Department's Gateway West Announcement 11/10/13 Governor Condemns Vandalism of Eastern Idaho Churches 11/08/13 The Idaho Meth Project and Office of Drug Policy Host Screening of "Out of Reach" -- a Teen Filmmaker's Short Film about Medicine Abuse 10/30/13 Moving Idaho's State-Based Health Insurance Exchange Past Challenges 10/29/13 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Delay Affordable Care Act Individual Mandate 10/16/13 Governor Otter: Federal Dysfunction and Mismanagement Hurting Idahoans