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Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter

Governor C.L.

C.L. "Butch" Otter was re-elected by the people of Idaho for a second term as Governor on November 2, 2010. He previously served three terms in Congress representing Idaho's 1st District from 2001 through 2006. Governor Otter's 30-year career in business included membership on the Board of Directors of the J.R. Simplot Company. He also served as director of the Food Products Division, president of Simplot Livestock and president of Simplot International. This significant private sector experience gives him a unique perspective in shaping Idaho’s business environment.

Article | February 26, 2018
Idaho: The Constant Top Performer   

By: Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter

Time to get to know more about Idaho. Its economy continues to receive national attention for economic growth & prosperity across metrics.

Article | February 27, 2017
Idaho is Moving at the Speed of Business   

By: Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter

Take a look at how Idaho’s economy is accelerating and attracting companies of all kinds that enjoy the ease of doing buiness in the state.

Article | June 30, 2012
Idaho Beckons Businesses by Cutting Taxes   

By: Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter

Idaho is constitutionally mandated to have a balanced budget; foundation providing a competitive environment for employers to grow.