Rebecca Gould


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Becky Gould is an attorney and executive director of Nebraska Appleseed, a nonprofit, nonpartisan legal advocacy organization that advocates on behalf of low-income Nebraskans, children in the foster care system and new immigrants. Appleseed uses public policy, litigation, and outreach and education to advocate for these groups. During her time at Appleseed since 2001, Gould has worked on health care access for low-income families.

Immigration in Nebraska