Legislative Assistant – Northeastern House Republican seeks Legislative Assistant to handle issues including Armed Services, Homeland Security, Veterans Affairs, and Judiciary. Serve as liaison to defense assets and interests in district, legislative research, providing vote recommendations, and participation in aggressive constituent mail operation. Proactive work ethic, ability to manage multiple projects, excellent writing skills, and political instincts required. Candidates should have Hill and constituent correspondence experience (IQ). Prior military experience and/or Northeast ties preferred, but not required. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legislative Assistant – The Office of Congressman David McKinley (R-WV) is seeking a legislative assistant. West Virginia ties and prior Hill experience are preferred but not required. Issues to be determined based on applicant’s strengths. Candidate must be a strong writer, well-organized, be customer service-oriented, and willing to work long hours. Please send resume and a cover letter to email@example.com.
Internships – Rep. Austria (R-OH) seeks unpaid intern/s to start immediately and for the Winter term. Schedule is flexible. Responsibilities include: greeting constituents, answering phones, Capitol tours, flag requests, drafting letters, assisting legislative staff as needed and other office duties as assigned. If interested, please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Internships – Congressman Doc Hastings (WA-04) is currently seeking applications for winter/spring interns in his Washington, D.C. personal office. Congressman Hastings is the Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, so the office is always very busy. Although no two days are the same, internship duties will include attending policy briefings, answering phones, sorting mail, assisting with constituent correspondence, performing research, and a variety of other administrative tasks. Internship Applicants should be detail oriented, possess excellent communication skills, and have a positive attitude. Washington state ties are preferred but not required. Interns will be immersed in the congressional process and their work will provide valuable experience for future endeavors. Interested candidates should direct their cover letter and resume to Justin Prosser at Justin.Prosser@mail.house.gov with “INTERNSHIP” in the subject line. The internship is unpaid.
Internship – Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has an unpaid Press Internship position available for the 2012 spring session in his Washington, DC office, to begin in December 2011. Duties include assisting communications staff with daily press operations including list-building, drafting press releases, blog entries, and speeches, planning press conferences/events, and performing administrative tasks. 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. The ideal candidate will be a college or graduate school student with a background or interest in journalism or communications. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Press Internship" in the subject line by Friday, December 2nd. No phone calls.
Internship – The office of Representative Reid Ribble (WI-08) is seeking qualified candidates to intern in our Washington, D.C. office. This internship is unpaid. We are interested in candidates of all academic disciplines. Interns will assist the staff with a variety of tasks, including office administration, legislative research, constituent correspondence, and other duties as assigned. Administration will include daily tasks such as welcoming guests, being aware of the Congressman’s and staff’s schedules, answering phones, constituent tours, mail administration, and other duties. Legislative research and constituent correspondence will include being aware of current and pending legislation, researching legislation for constituent correspondence, attending briefings, and other duties. Candidates should have excellent writing and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, a good work ethic, an ability to work independently, and the drive to take the initiative in a fast-paced environment. If candidates have any questions or wish to apply, please send resume, writing samples, and references to Derek.email@example.com
Internships – Congressman Thomas Rooney (FL-16) is in need of self motivated, detail oriented interns for the Spring of 2012. Intern responsibilities include processing constituent mail, attending briefings, and general administrative duties. Florida ties are preferred but not required. Please contact Michelle.Reinshuttle@mail.house.gov to request an application.
Internships – Congressman Robert Turner (NY-9) is looking for highly motivated and detail oriented individuals for unpaid internships in Spring 2012. Intern responsibilities include giving Capitol Tours, processing constituent mail, attending briefings and the potential for assisting staff with special projects. New York ties are preferred but not required. A willingness to learn, take initiative and interact with constituents well is always a plus. Please send your resume with cover letter to Brittany Belt at Brittany.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internship – Congressman Devin Nunes (R-CA) is seeking paid intern to start as soon as possible. Intern responsibilities include assisting staff with office support services, logging and drafting constituent correspondence, researching legislation, attending hearings/meetings on an as-needed basis, and leading tours of the United States Capitol building. California ties a plus, but not mandatory. Applicants should be enthusiastic, hard-working, and computer-literate. Send a resume and cover letter to Caitlin Shannon at Caitlin.email@example.com.
Internships – The Laura Ingraham Show (based in Washington, DC) is looking for young, motivated, politically astute individuals to intern for the radio show. The show is broadcast on over 300 stations and listened to by more than 6 million people each week. Experience in radio is preferred but not required. Candidates MUST have a strong academic record and references. Over the course of the internship, you will help out in all different aspects of production including guest booking, segment production and sound production. It will provide you with insight into what it takes to produce a quality radio show on a daily basis. Those who are interested should send a cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.