Spring 2019 Intern to Committee on Homeland Security – Democratic Staff
SUMMARY: Interns are responsible for providing Senior and Professional Staff with policy and administrative support. The individual is required to demonstrate exceptional research and organizational skills.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least a Sophomore in college. Coursework and experience in Political Science, Government Affairs, Homeland Security Issues or a related field is preferred. Strong organizational skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; the ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office. Applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Amanda.Mims@mail.house.gov
Spring Press Internship in Rep. Veasey’s DC Office (D-TX): Rep. Veasey’s office is looking for a full-time press intern who would complete a six-month internship focused on gaining experience drafting press releases, social media posts, creating videos and graphics. The position would also include opportunities to pitch local press, and organize events and press conferences for the Blue Collar Caucus and Voting Rights Caucus. Candidates with writing, digital and media background are encouraged to apply. Please send resumes to: email@example.com
The Office of Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) is seeking highly motivated interns for Spring 2019 (starting January 2019). Qualified candidates will be
dependable team players capable of excelling in a fast paced office and will possess strong writing, editing, verbal communication, and organizational skills. Experience with research is a plus since there are opportunities to work with Legislative Assistants on relevant issues. This position’s responsibilities include
serving as a primary contact with constituents, greeting visitors, providing Capitol Tours, and assisting with projects assigned from other staff members. These projects often include assisting with data entry or drafting correspondence. Interns will have the ability to attend Capitol Hill briefings, hearings, and other informative events that are available. Interns will also have the opportunity to gain professional and educational experience while learning more about Congress
and the legislative process. Wisconsin ties are a plus. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, short writing sample, and dates of availability to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Spring 2019 Internship” in the subject line. Please note, this is an unpaid internship and we strongly encourage applicants to apply for academic credit.
The Democratic Staff of the Committee on Rules is seeking full-time and energetic interns to start in January. The interns will work with staff to prepare materials for committee meetings, process incoming amendments to bills, conduct research projects, answer phones, and complete a variety of other
administrative tasks. Ideal candidates have strong writing skills, a good work ethic, an interest in learning about House floor procedures, and are detail-oriented. Applicants must have a positive attitude and be willing to perform a variety of tasks. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to
RulesInternDem.Application@mail.house.gov. We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes diverse applicants. A stipend will be available for qualified candidates. No calls or drop- ins please.
Ohio Democrat is seeking interns for the winter/spring semester of 2019. Interns will work in a fast-paced Congressional Office, gaining valuable exposure and
knowledge of the legislative process and the United States Congress. Interns will have the opportunity to conduct legislative research, assist with correspondence,
as well as attend some Capitol Hill briefings, congressional hearings, and press events. Responsibilities will include handling constituent phone calls, opening
and sorting mail, giving Capitol Tours, and assisting staff with administrative tasks. This internship is unpaid. Qualifications: Interns must have a pleasant attitude, strong work ethic, and excellent written and oral communication skills. Successful interns will be able to find information with little assistance, be able to work both independently as well as part of a team, and have strong attention to detail. 9th District Ohio ties a plus! Please email Courtney.Hruska@Mail.house.gov with cover letter and resume. Availability must be in cover letter. All components must be submitted for consideration.
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) is currently seeking candidates for the 2019 Winter/Spring internship program in her District Office in Hawai‘i. Students will be given the opportunity to: Learn about the day-to-day operations of a Congressional District Office, Research important legislative and local issues, Develop practical communication skills in writing and speaking, Assist district staff in helping constituents work with federal agencies, Attend official functions and events with district staff or Congresswoman Gabbard, and Earn academic credit when available! Interested students may apply through our website. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. We are currently advertising for the Winter/Spring semester; however, candidates for our Summer programs are also welcome to apply early. This is an unpaid internship. We offer flexible scheduling based upon the student’s schedule, and work with each student to secure academic credit when available. Please feel free to direct your questions about the internship program to
TulsiHawaiiOffice@mail.house.gov or 808-541-1986.
The Washington, D.C. office of Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) is seeking both full and part time legislative interns for SPRING 2019. Start date in January and applicants must be a college sophomore or higher. Typical tasks include answering phones, drafting letters, attending briefings and writing memos, guiding Capitol Tours, batching constituent mail, and assisting staff with various special projects. Successful interns must be professional, self-motivated, eager to learn, work well under pressure, and detail-oriented. An interest in politics and a positive attitude is a must! NY ties are preferred but not
required. This internship provides invaluable professional experience, daily interaction with Capitol Hill staff and officials, and the opportunity to be at the center of American politics. Optional academic credit is also available. Minorities, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com with the subject line “LEGISLATIVE INTERNSHIP” by December 2nd.
Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) is seeking highly motivated interns for the spring term (January – May 2019). Strong written and verbal communication skills required. Must be dependable and a team player. Duties include answering constituent phone calls and inquiries, attending congressional briefings and
hearings, conducting research for legislative staff, compiling press clips for the communications team, and leading Capitol tours. Interns will gain valuable professional experience and inside knowledge of the legislative process on Capitol Hill. Philadelphia or Pennsylvania ties strongly preferred but not required. Minorities, women, and LGBTQ persons are strongly encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Chandler.Mason@mail.house.gov with the subject line “Spring 2019 Internship.”
MEM-424-18 The Office of Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (CA-38) is currently accepting applications for a full-time internship for Spring 2019 in our Washington D.C. office. Ideal candidates will possess excellent communication skills, a strong attention to detail, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and a good sense of humor. Primary responsibilities will include processing mail, greeting visitors, answering phones, leading Capitol tours, attending briefings, drafting memos and constituent correspondence, and assisting staff with various administrative tasks. Southern California ties are preferred, but not required.
Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, a one-page writing sample, and dates of availability to DCInternship.CA38@mail.house.gov with “CA38 Internship” in the subject line.
MEM-423-18 The Office of Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02) is currently seeking full or part-time spring interns for her Washington D.C. office. Applicants must be highly motivated, professional, dependable, and possess strong communication skills. Duties include, but are not limited to, corresponding with constituents, assisting the legislative staff, attending Congressional hearings, and completing legislative projects in a timely manner. Successful candidates will be personable, detail-oriented, willing to learn, and have a strong interest in the legislative process. Interns will work in a fast-paced environment and have the opportunity to learn more about the legislative process. Missouri ties are preferred but not required. Interested applicants should email a resume with the subject line “D.C. Fall 2019 Internship” to Ben Nyce at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEM-421-18 The Office of Representative Kathy Castor (FL-14) is accepting applications for unpaid Full-Time/Part-Time Interns to work Spring 2019. The internship will offer students and young professionals invaluable experience with the legislative process. Intern responsibilities include answering phone calls, greeting visitors, sorting mail, attending hearings/briefings, handling constituent requests, leading tours of the Capitol, legislative correspondence and helping conduct research for various administrative projects. Ideal candidates will have a meticulous attention to detail, strong writing skills, an ability to work in a fast-paced environment and an enthusiasm for the political process and congressional operations. Our internship program begins in August until the end of December. First priority will be given to applicants who can work full-time. Please send resume, cover letter, a short writing sample (1-2 pages) and work availability with the subject line “D.C Spring 2019 Internship” to email@example.com. Florida ties are a plus but are not required.
MEM-420-18 Congressman Dave Loebsack (IA-02), is currently hiring spring interns for his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: maintaining the front office, greeting visitors, processing constituent correspondence, writing letters, attending hearings and briefings, and answering the main office phone line. Interns will have the opportunity to learn about the legislative process and the federal government by working closely with legislative, communications and constituent services staff members. Candidates should be current or recent college students, regardless of major but with an interest in Congress and the legislative process. Full time availability is preferred, but part-time candidates are encouraged to apply as well. To apply please email your cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample to LoebsackInternship@mail.house.gov. Please include any Iowa connections in the body of the email. No phone calls or drop-ins please.
MEM-416-18 The Office of Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) is currently seeking full- time interns for Spring of 2019 in the Washington D.C. office. Ideal candidates will be professional, dependable and possess strong writing and communication skills. Responsibilities include answering phones, constituent correspondence, Capitol tours and other legislative projects. Internships are unpaid, but serve to provide professional and educational value to participants. The office is flexible in allowing interns to attend hearings and briefings, as well as work with Legislative Assistants on issues of their interest. Candidates must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment and be interested in learning more about the legislative process. Wisconsin ties preferred, but not required. Email resumes and availability to firstname.lastname@example.org.