Cecil D. Andrus Quotes

If they [the Federal government] can't handle the [toxic] waste, they shouldn't generate it.

Cecil D. Andrus
Cecil D. Andrus
  • Born: August 25, 1931
  • Died: August 24, 2017
  • Nationality: American
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Cecil Dale Andrus was an American politician who served fourteen years as the Governor of Idaho. A Democrat, he also served as U.S. Secretary of the Interior from 1977 to 1981 during the Carter Administration. Andrus lost his first gubernatorial election in 1966, but won four (in 1970, 1974, 1986, & 1990) and his 14 years as governor is the most in state history. Through 2019, he is the most recent Democrat to have held the office.

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