Legislative Intern

Legislative Intern

All 2021 Spring internships in our Washington, DC office will be fully virtual as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   The deadline for spring applications is Tuesday, December 8, 2020. This is a paid position: accepted applicants will receive a pro-rated stipend.   The Office of Rep. Josh Harder is currently seeking interns for the months January-May. Our hands-on internship program offers highly motivated undergraduates and recent graduates the opportunity to gain real-world experience in government and politics. Over the course of their service, interns will gain a deeper knowledge of the federal government and strengthen their communications, writing, problem-solving, and time-management skills. We do our best to accommodate requirements for college credit. Responsibilities will vary but may include: * Communicating with constituents through mail, email, and over the phone * Conducting research to be used for floor speeches, memos, committee hearings, and other legislative business * Monitoring press coverage, current events, and House business  * Attending briefings and hearings * Administrative tasks as assigned All individuals are encouraged to apply. Women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply.  How to Apply:  To apply for an internship with the Office of Congressman Josh Harder, send your resume, cover letter and a 1-2 page writing sample as a PDF to Archibald.Fraser@mail.house.gov [Archibald.Fraser@mail.house.gov]. Please format the subject line of your email “DC Internship - First Name Last Name - Spring/Summer/Fall.”
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