Legislative Correspondent/Assistant Legislative Assistant – Colorado Republican Member seeks a legislative correspondent/assistant legislative assistant. Daily tasks include writing letters, researching legislation, answering telephones, and assisting a busy legislative staff. Applicants should be detail-oriented professionals with strong organizational skills and writing abilities, positive attitude and pride in work product. Hill experience is required and Colorado ties strongly preferred. Please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, emails or walk-ins, please.
Internships – Intern tasks include administrative duties such as answering phones, sorting mail, running errands, and leading tours of the Capitol for constituents. Additionally, interns may research legislation, draft letters and memos on behalf of legislative staff. Interns may also have the opportunity to attend hearings, and briefings, to enhance their knowledge of the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office. Ideal candidates are current college students or recent graduates with are highly motivated, detail-orientated with strong organizational and writing skills. A positive attitude and ability to manage multiple tasks under pressure are also highly valued. Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, one-page writing sample and completed application form in one email to StiversOpening@gmail.com . Preference is given to applicants from OH-15 or Ohio. Applications are due no later than August 2, 2011.
Internships – The office of Congressman H. Morgan Griffith (VA-09) has an immediate opening for fall interns in the Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) greeting visitors, answering telephones, sorting mail, assisting staff with projects, and attending briefings. This unpaid internship offers great exposure to the inner workings of a Capitol Hill office. Ties to southwest Virginia are preferred, but not required. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and one writing sample to Virginia09jobs@gmail.com with “Internship” in the subject line.
Internships – The office of Congressman Kevin Yoder (KS-3) is seeking fall interns for the months of August through December. Internship responsibilities include handling all forms of constituent correspondence, guiding Capitol tours, attending committee hearings and briefings, drafting memos for staff, and a number of other tasks. This is a full-time, unpaid internship. Kansas ties are a plus but not a requirement. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to Robert Swift, at email@example.com with the subject line “Fall Internship Application.”
Internships – Texas Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives is looking for full time, unpaid Fall interns. Internships can start in August and can last through the end of December. Interns in the Washington, D.C. office will be responsible for assisting with general office duties (answering phones, passing out mail, distributing faxes), and assisting legislative staff with research and writing. Performing constituent services (scheduling tours, processing flag requests, and legislative correspondence) will also be an integral part of each internship. Interns will be encouraged to attend hearings, briefings, and other Congressional proceedings. Additional duties are available and will be assigned according to an intern’s interest and ability. Must be highly motivated, self-starter, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and will have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. Texas ties are preferred but are not required. Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Internship" in the email subject line. No phone calls please.
Internships – Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-09) is looking for Fall interns for his Washington D.C. office. Applicants should possess conservative values, be personable, and have strong writing skills. Duties include performing administrative tasks, attending Congressional hearings, leading Capitol tours for constituents, and helping legislative staff with research on important projects. There will also be an opportunity to work on issues that interest him or her. Position is great for Capitol Hill experience. Start and end dates are negotiable and both part/full-time positions are available. Interested applicants should send resume and brief cover letter summarizing their interest in working for Rep. Luetkemeyer to Kristina.Weger@mail.house.gov with “Fall Internship” as the subject.
Legislative Director – Congressman Steve King seeks a Legislative Director to oversee the legislative operations of his Washington, DC office. Qualified candidates will be committed, pro-life conservatives with at least 2-3 years of experience working as a legislative staffer on Capitol Hill; a track record of success as a proactive, entrepreneurial, and creative legislative staffer; proven political skills and judgment; and excellent verbal and written communications skills. Previous management experience and Iowa ties are a plus. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter explaining their interest in working for Congressman King to email@example.com with "Legislative Director Opening" in the subject line.
Internship – Texas Republican looking for applicants for an unpaid internship, available to start August 1st and work through December. Candidates should have a strong work ethic and be a good team player. Candidates are responsible for performing daily office duties (phones, flag requests, setting up constituent tours, etc.) in order to maintain an efficient working environment. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Sarah.Hudgins@mail.house.gov. No phone calls please.
Internship – The office of Congressman Geoff Davis (R – KY) is currently seeking fall interns to work in his Washington, D.C. office. Duties include but are not limited to leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, assisting the legislative staff with policy research and projects, attending committee hearings and briefings, aiding in constituent correspondence, in addition to various other administrative tasks. Internships are unpaid. Interested candidates should complete the internship application available on the Congressman’s website: www.geoffdavis.house.gov. Please send the application, cover letter and current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to (202) 225-0003 to the attention of the Intern Coordinator.
Internship – The Office of Rep. Scott Rigell (VA-02) is seeking politically Conservative candidates for an Unpaid Internship position. The Office seeks an outgoing, enthusiastic person who would like experience working in a Congressional Office. At least 2-3 days of availability are required. Virginia ties are a plus. Interested persons should submit Cover Letter and Resume to VA02internships@gmail.com.
Internship - Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has two full-time, unpaid internships available for the 2011 summer session in his Washington, DC office. Duties include answering telephones and greeting visitors, collecting constituent information, researching legislation and policy issues, drafting policy updates, attending briefings and hearings, and assisting communications, administrative and legislative staff. Must be highly motivated, self-starter, detail oriented, and possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. This is a great opportunity for college students and graduates seeking Capitol Hill experience. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Fall Internship" in the subject line by Monday, August 1st. No phone calls.
Internship - The Office of Congressman Daniel Webster is accepting internship applications. Duties include processing constituent correspondence, assisting legislative staff with research, answering phones, and giving tours of the Capitol. Candidates should have strong written communication skills. Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Internship – The office of Congressman Robert Latta (OH-5) is looking for interns for our Washington, D.C. office for the fall. We are looking for highly qualified candidates that are motivated, detail-oriented, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, be able to multi-task and interact well with constituents. These are unpaid positions, but interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities include giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, supporting the legislative staff on various projects, and assisting the communications staff with new media outreach. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Bethany Peck at firstname.lastname@example.org. Ohio ties are preferred, but not required.
Internship – Republican Francisco "Quico" Canseco (TX-23) is accepting applications for fall internships in his Washington DC office. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, answering phones, giving Capitol tours, performing administrative tasks, sorting mail and assisting legislative staff. If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with "Internship" in the subject line.
Internship – Upstate New York Representative Richard Hanna seeks an intern to work mid-August to mid-December 2011 in Washington, D.C. College juniors and seniors are encouraged to apply. Those interested in a Capitol Hill internship should be able to dedicate 20 hours per week to the internship. Responsibilities include answering phones, sorting mail, handling constituent requests, legislative correspondence, conducting tours of the U.S. Capitol, working on special projects and attending congressional hearings. The position is unpaid and ties to New York state, particularly Upstate, are a plus but not required. Please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please no phone calls or drop-ins.
Internship – The office of Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (MN-6) is seeking interns for the fall semester from August 8 to the end of December, with a minimum eight week commitment required. We are looking for highly qualified candidates that are motivated, detail orientated, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, be able to multi-task and interact well with constituents. These are unpaid positions, but interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative staff on various projects. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter explaining why they want to work for the Congresswoman to Faith Ammen at email@example.com. Minnesota ties are preferred, but not required.