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 2017-10-18 20:16 

KSL.com Salt Lake City

Idaho wary of Obama 'leftovers' working on sage grouse plan...

Idaho has to be vigilant monitoring the federal government's creation of a new sage grouse conservation plan because of federal employees who worked on the previous plan that's too restrictive, Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter said....

 2017-10-17 19:29 

Washington Post

Idaho wary of Obama leftovers working on sage grouse plan...

Idaho Gov. C.L. Butch Otter says the state has to be vigilant monitoring the federal governments creation of a new sage grouse conservation plan because of federal employees who worked on the previous plan that caused Otter to file a lawsuit....

 2017-10-17 19:26 

AP

Idaho wary of Obama 'leftovers' working on sage grouse plan...

BOISE, Idaho AP — Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says the state has to be vigilant monitoring the federal government's creation of a new sage grouse conservation plan because of federal employees ......

 2017-09-29 22:46 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Appoints New Labor Director...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appointed a new head to the Department of Labor after his former director resigned suddenly earlier this year....

 2017-09-21 19:46 

US News & World Report

Otter, State Officials Wary on Health Care Overhaul...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says he had too many concerns about the latest GOP effort to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law to join other Republican governors in a letter backing the bill....

 2017-09-15 21:36 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Weighs in on Immigration Detention Contract...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter told Jerome County officials not to be swayed by possible legal challenges to a pending contract that would lease out space in the county's new jail to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement....

 2017-08-30 21:36 

US News & World Report

Idaho's Last Democratic Governor Mourned by Lawmakers...

Idaho's Republican governor C.L. "Butch" Otter has praised former Democratic Governor Cecil D. Andrus, whose body is lying in state at the Idaho Capitol....

 2017-08-29 22:14 

US News & World Report

Otter Appoints New Justice to Idaho Supreme Court...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appointed Twin Falls judge Richard Bevan to the state's highest court....

 2017-08-09 17:33 

US News & World Report

Supreme Court Interviews Delayed as Idaho Governor Recovers...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's office says they are a little behind on conducting interviews for an open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court due to the Republican governor's recent back surgeries....

 2017-08-08 16:01 

US News & World Report

Idaho Labor Director Ken Edmunds Resigns...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has announced that Idaho Department of Labor Director Ken Edmunds has resigned from his position effective immediately....

 2017-08-06 15:50 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Still Recovering From Surgeries at Home...

Idaho Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter is continuing to recover at home following two surgeries and a subsequent infection....

 2017-07-18 22:36 

US News & World Report

Idaho Supreme Court Upholds Grocery Tax Veto...

The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's contentious veto of legislation repealing the state's 6 percent sales tax on groceries....

 2017-07-17 20:04 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Remains Hospitalized Following Second Surgery...

A spokesman for Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says the top-elected official remains hospitalized after recently undergoing a second back surgery....

 2017-07-14 20:51 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Undergoes 2 Surgeries in a Week...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's staff says the Republican politician has undergone surgery twice in the past week to address a bulging disk in his back....

 2017-06-30 13:40 

Fox News

[ Politics ]

Republican state AGs threaten lawsuit if Trump doesn't end DACA...

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and eight other state attorneys general, along with Republican Idaho Gov. Butch Otter, are urging the Trump administration to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival Program....

 2017-06-15 19:24 

US News & World Report

Idaho's High Court Considers Otter's Grocery Tax Veto...

Proponents of lawsuit claiming Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter took too long to veto a defining proposal of the 2017 session argue the Idaho Supreme Court should look at the explicit language inside the state constitution....

 2017-06-14 16:07 

US News & World Report

Idaho Supreme Court to Hear Veto Challenge Arguments...

Proponents of a lawsuit challenging Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's veto of a contentious grocery tax repeal bill will soon present arguments in front of the Idaho Supreme Court....

 2017-06-12 17:27 

US News & World Report

Otter Appoints New Information Security Director...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appointed the state's first information security director to enforce statewide cybersecurity policies....

 2017-06-01 17:06 

KREM

[ Spokane ]

Otter announces change of command for Idaho State Police...

Gov. Butch Otter announced Wednesday that Colonel Ralph Powell is retiring after 34 years with the Idaho State Police. And the governor has promoted Lt. Col. Kedrick ...

 2017-05-31 20:05 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Otter announces change of command for Idaho State Police...

Gov. Butch Otter announced today the Colonel Ralph Powell is retiring after 34 years with the Idaho State Police. And the governor has promoted Lt. Col. Kedrick ...

 2017-05-31 18:00 

US News & World Report

Otter Names New Director to Idaho's Largest Agency...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appointed Russ Baron, deputy director at the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, to take over the state's largest agency....

 2017-05-18 19:11 

US News & World Report

Otter Appoints New Members to Oil and Gas Commission...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appointed Payette County Commissioner Marc Shigeta and Idaho Department of Lands Director Tom Schultz to the Idaho Oil and Gar Conservation Committee....

 2017-05-16 18:24 

US News & World Report

Idaho Officials Approve Land Transfer for Veterans Cemetery...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter and other statewide elected officeholders have approved a land transfer necessary to begin construction on an Idaho veterans cemetery in Blackfoot....

 2017-05-16 17:25 

NewsOK

[ The Oklahoman ]

Otter endorses Little in Idaho governor's race...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says he's endorsing Republican Lt.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-05-16 17:25 

US News & World Report

Otter Endorses Little in Idaho Governor's Race...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says he's endorsing Republican Lt. Gov. Brad Little in Idaho's 2018 governor race....

 2017-05-14 20:11 

US News & World Report

Senate Leaders Respond to Otter's Grocery Tax Argument...

The state's top Senate leaders say Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter was wrong to question the constitutionality of their legislative process while passing a contentious bill that would have repealed the sales tax on groceries....

 2017-05-13 23:37 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Gov. Otter tours Blaine Co. flooding...

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter and emergency officials talked about resources available for people affected by flooding in Blaine County....

 2017-05-13 19:55 

US News & World Report

Otter Visits Damaged, Flooding Central Idaho...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says he's ready to offer assistance to flooding communities in central Idaho....

 2017-05-09 17:21 

Daily Kos

Mr. No-one-died-from-lack-of-health-care running for governor in Idaho...

On Tuesday, GOP Rep. Raúl Labrador announced that he would run to succeed retiring Idaho Gov. Butch Otter next year. Labrador, who represents half of the state in Congress, is one of D.C.’s most notorious tea party bomb throwers: Labrador was a founder an...

 2017-05-08 14:10 

US News & World Report

Idaho Court OKs Otter Getting Involved in Veto Lawsuit...

The Idaho Supreme Court has granted Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's request to get involved in a lawsuit challenging how long he has to veto legislation....

 2017-05-03 18:53 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Asks Court to Get Involved in Veto Lawsuit...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter is asking the Idaho Supreme Court for permission to get involved in a lawsuit challenging how long a governor has to veto legislation....

 2017-05-03 18:30 

US News & World Report

Otter: No Federal Relief for 5 Idaho Counties...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says the federal government has once again rejected his request for disaster aid for five counties in Idaho, denying millions of dollars to help pay for the harshest damage of this year's severe winter floods and storms....

 2017-05-01 22:32 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Viewpoint - One on one with Gov. Butch Otter...

Viewpoint - One on one with Gov. Butch Otter....

 2017-05-01 21:09 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Date set for arguments over grocery tax veto...

Lawmakers who are challenging Gov. Butch Otter's veto of a grocery tax bill will have a chance to present their arguments in front of the Idaho Supreme Court....

 2017-04-30 15:52 

US News & World Report

Idaho Supreme Court Schedules Veto Challenge Arguments...

Proponents of a lawsuit challenging Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's veto of a grocery tax bill will have a chance to present their arguments in front of the Idaho Supreme Court....

 2017-04-28 21:18 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

One on One with Gov. Butch Otter...

The governor talks about bring F-35s to Idaho and more in this week's Viewpoint preview....

 2017-04-28 18:17 

US News & World Report

Idaho High Court Revives Lawsuit Over Lousy Public Defense...

The Idaho Supreme Court says a lawsuit over Idaho's faulty public defense system can move forward against all the defendants except one: Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter....

 2017-04-26 16:43 

US News & World Report

Idaho Supreme Court Finds Errors in Grocery Tax Lawsuit...

The Idaho Supreme Court has found several errors in a lawsuit filed by 30 lawmakers challenging Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's veto on a bill that would have repealed the state's sales tax on groceries....

 2017-04-20 03:10 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Gov. Otter warns of potential flood disasters in Idaho...

BOISE - Idaho Gov. Butch Otter says residents facing possible flooding in some areas of the state aren't taking what he calls a potential disaster seriously....

 2017-04-19 17:31 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

WATCH LIVE at 12:30 p.m.: Flooding threat news conference...

BOISE -- Governor Butch Otter and local, state and federal officials will give an update on flooding threats along the Boise River and throughout Idaho Monday at 12:30 p.m....

 2017-04-13 14:05 

Reason.com

Here Are All The Things Idaho's Governor Got Wrong About Asset Forfeiture in His Veto Statement...

Gov. Butch Otter says cops never abuse asset forfeiture, but theres no way for anyone to know without this bill becoming law....

 2017-04-12 16:58 

US News & World Report

Idaho Lawmakers Challenge Validity of Governor's Veto...

Two lawmakers from eastern Idaho say Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter missed the deadline to veto legislation that would have repealed the 6 percent sales tax on groceries....

 2017-04-11 21:52 

Techdirt

Idaho Governor Says Cops Matter More Than The Public Or Its Representatives, Vetoes Forfeiture Reform Bill...

The governor of Idaho doesn't care about his constituents. State legislators had successfully pushed through an asset forfeiture reform bill with overwhelming support, but Governor Butch Otter vetoed it on April 6th. (h/t Ed Krayewski at Reason) The bil...

 2017-04-11 21:07 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Allows $320M Road Plan to Become Law...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has allowed a nearly $320 million transportation funding plan to become law despite lodging multiple criticisms against key aspects of the measure....

 2017-04-10 18:48 

US News & World Report

Task Force Expected to Push Students to Continue Education...

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has created a Task Force on Higher Education that he hopes will increase the amount of workers who have post-high school education....

 2017-04-10 15:34 

KREM

[ Spokane ]

Task force expected to push Idaho students to continue education...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has created a Task Force on Higher Education that he hopes will increase the amount of workers who have post-high school education. The Idaho Statesman reported Sunday that the task force is a reaction to short p...

 2017-04-05 16:01 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Gov. Otter signs more than 60 bills into law...

Gov. Butch Otter has signed more than 60 bills into law, including the state's $1.7 billion public schools budget for next year....

 2017-04-05 15:41 

US News & World Report

Idaho Governor Signs Nearly 60 Bills Into Law...

Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has signed more than 60 bills into law, including the state's $1.7 billion public schools budget....

 2017-03-31 19:21 

US News & World Report

Otter Appeals Dismissal of Idaho Sage Grouse Lawsuit...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has appealed the dismissal of his sage grouse lawsuit, saying the state was not speculating about the damage that implementing the current federal sage grouse plans will have on private and public lands....

 2017-03-31 16:01 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Otter appeals dismissal of Idaho sage grouse lawsuit...

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter is appealing the dismissal of his sage grouse lawsuit against the federal government....

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