(Boise) – Attorney General Lawrence Wasden today issued this statement following the death of former Idaho Governor Cecil Andrus:

“I am saddened to learn of Governor Andrus’ passing and send my condolences to his family. Few people have contributed so much to our state and our nation. Cecil was a statesman and a good man. His passion for Idaho helped make a great place even greater and his impact will continue to be felt for generations.”