The Office of Congressman Rick Larsen (D?WA?02) is seeking to hire a full-time intern in the Washington, DC office for the winter. Candidates should have an interest in and knowledge of the legislative process and American political system, possess excellent communication and writing skills, and be able to work independently.
Interns play an important role in the congressional office, and perform tasks that make the legislative process work. They will be responsible for projects such as researching and writing memos, assisting legislative staff in committee hearings, working with federal agencies, and fielding constituent phone calls and other requests. Other duties include leading Capitol tours and providing staff with general office support. During their term, interns are encouraged to attend briefings and committee hearings of personal interest.
If you would like to be considered for an internship, please email your resume, cover letter, and two references to Matt Renninger at Matt.Renninger@mail.house.gov by November 15th, 2013.