DC Internship

DC Internship

DC Interns

Rep. Katie Porter (CA-45) seeks highly motivated undergraduates and recent graduates for her DC office spring internship program. The ideal candidate is highly organized, able to multitask, and has strong written and verbal communication skills.  


  • Answer incoming phone calls to log opinions, connect staffers to outside stakeholders, and direct callers to appropriate resources

  • Enter and organize incoming constituent messages from mail and voicemail into the IQ database 

  • Draft form letters responding to constituent concerns

  • Respond to constituent messages through phone calls or emails as needed

  • Assist legislative team with researching data and information

  • Compile draft meeting memos for the legislative staff 

  • Track and input legislative meetings with partners, stakeholders, and constituents, in IQ. 

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the DC Staff Assistant 

The office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. 

Interns are expected in the office from 9 am to 6 pm, however hours are flexible based on a student’s course schedule. A monthly stipend is also available. To apply, send a cover letter, resume and two references to CA45.Internship@mail.house.gov with “Spring DC Internship” in the subject line. The deadline for submission is Friday, November 12th.