Legislative Intern

Legislative Intern

Senior Democratic member from California seeks interns for the Spring 2021 semester in a fast-paced Congressional Office where they will gain valuable exposure to and knowledge of the legislative process and the United States Congress. 

Applicants should be positive, motivated, organized and reliable individuals willing to assist with the legislative and administrative needs of the staff. Duties include compiling press clips, attending briefings and hearings, performing legislative research and various other tasks to assist staff. Applicants must have strong written and oral communication skills. Successful interns will be able to find information with little assistance, be able to work both independently as well as part of a team environment, and possess a strong attention to detail.

Due to remote internship limitations, interns must be based in Northern California or the DC Metro area. Please indicate on your email where you will be based during the course of the internship.

Please send resume, cover letter, three references and a one page writing sample to DCIntern.Thompson@mail.house.gov with “Spring 2021 Internship” in the subject line. District/state ties are a plus. We will hire until spaces are filled. No phone calls please.


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