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Dirk Kempthorne

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The Resume

    (October 29, 1951- )
    Born in San Diego, California
    U.S. Senator from Idaho (1993-1999)
    Governor of Idaho (1999-2006)
    U.S. Secretary of the Interior (2006-2009)

Why he might be annoying:

    He has not placed one animal or plant on the endangered species list during his tenure as Secretary of the Interior.
    Like his predecassor Gale Norton, he is loathed by enviormentalists.
    While running for governor of Idaho his campaign outspent it's contributions by 200,000 dollars.
    He was among a number of conservatives to say that there were no oil spills as a result of Hurricane Katrina, when that was not true.

Why he might not be annoying:

    In college he served as the student body president.
    He is only the second person from Idaho to hold a cabinet position.

Credit: Jack Magic

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Year In Review:

    For 2024, as of last weekly ranking, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2023, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2022, Out of 10 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 14 Votes: 71.43% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 18 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 9 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 3 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 8 Votes: 62.50% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 16 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 33 Votes: 54.55% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 51 Votes: 52.94% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 17 Votes: 70.59% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 20 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 130 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 24 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 41 Votes: 48.78% Annoying