Chris Beutler


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Lincoln, Neb. mayor Chris Beutler took office in May 2007 after a distinguished 23-year career in the Nebraska Legislature, where he led on issues such environmental protection, children’s health insurance and campaign finance reform. As mayor, Mr. Beutler is pursuing an agenda to build roads and cut the red tape in permitting, while preserving parks, green space and neighborhoods for future generations.

Immigration in Nebraska