Senior Legislative Assistant

Senior Legislative Assistant

Senior progressive appropriator and member of House leadership seeks a senior legislative assistant to cover a broad portfolio of issues including criminal justice reform, civil and voting rights, transportation, housing, small/minority businesses, and technology. Responsibilities include handling appropriations requests and staffing full committee markups, developing and advancing a proactive legislative agenda on  racial equity and housing policy, drafting, analyzing legislation, writing policy memos and talking points, working with outside stakeholders, and meeting with constituents. 

 

Ideal candidates will be politically savvy, outstanding writers, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy working with a variety of stakeholders to advance a robust policy agenda. 

 

Previous Hill experience is required.  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. We strongly value the diversity of our employees. To apply, send a cover letter, resume and short writing sample to lee.resumes@mail.house.gov with “Senior Legislative Assistant” in the subject line.
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