Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia is seeking a Legislative Assistant to support the Congresswoman’s work on the Committee on Financial Services, especially focused on issues of diversity and inclusion. Additionally, this position will manage a diverse portfolio of issues including handling the issue areas of housing, economic policy, financial services, transportation, energy and income inequality. Responsibilities for the position include preparing hearing remarks and question lines, writing correspondences, meeting with constituents and advocacy groups, developing and advancing legislation, and staffing the Congresswoman at hearings and other events.
Applicants should have excellent research and writing skills, be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, and have a passion for economic justice. Texas ties preferred but not required. Women, people of color, LGBTQIA+ persons and members of other marginalized communities are encouraged to apply.
No phone calls or drop-ins, please.