Congressman Rick Larsen (WA-2) seeks a hardworking and detail-oriented Legislative Assistant in the D.C. office. The Legislative Assistant will be responsible for handling health, education, financial services and agriculture policy. Responsibilities include drafting and analyzing legislation, tracking floor proceedings and giving vote recommendations, conducting research and having an in-depth understanding of the issues, and drafting policy and meeting memos. This is not an entry-level position. Excellent writing skills required. Seeking a candidate that is outgoing, organized, and a team player. WA state ties a plus. Women, minorities and LGBTQ+ persons are encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT APPLICATION in the subject line. Phone calls and drop-ins not accepted.