Job Announcements Board

Press Secretary

Rep. Scott Peters of San Diego is seeking an experienced, assertive and creative press secretary to join our DC office. The Press Secretary will be part of an aggressive communications team and responsible for assisting with media strategy development and implementation, including: drafting statements, releases, talking points, opinion editorials and responses to reporter queries; generating ideas for press conferences; pitching story ideas; managing coverage of legislative action and events; and serving as an on-the-record spokesperson as necessary.

Job Posting: Digital Press and Legislative Assistant

Texas Democratic Member of Congress is looking for a digitally savvy, detail-oriented, flexible candidate with an interest in both legislative and press duties. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing a legislative portfolio and working collaboratively to execute a broad communications strategy, drafting legislation and amendments, developing engaging online content, designing graphics, writing remarks, drafting op-eds, and overseeing and expanding the Member’s digital media presence. 

Staff Assistant Opening

The office of Congressman Jim Himes seeks a motivated and highly organized staff assistant to serve in the Washington, DC, office.  The staff assistant will be responsible for greeting visitors and answering phone calls; managing all White House and Capitol Tour requests, along with constituent flag purchases and delivery; co-supervising the internship program; assisting in processing and drafting constituent mail; generally offering administrative and technical support to the office; and other duties as assigned.   

Democratic Whip's Office Seeking Applicants For Digital Internship Program

The Office of the House Democratic Whip is seeking motivated, digital-savvy interns to join an aggressive communications team. This digital internship program includes the production of high-quality web graphics and videos, as well as filming, taking photos, and livestreaming events with House Democrats.

Digital Internship Opportunities

The House Democratic Caucus is looking for full-time digital interns for its communications department to start immediately. Ideal candidates will be hard-working and highly motivated collegiate juniors/seniors or recent graduates with a demonstrated interest in social media, graphic design, and video editing.

Legislative Assistant Opening

Senior Texas Democrat seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse portfolio of issues including science, technology, healthcare, women’s issues, and others.  Staffer must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a demanding office environment; must have superior written and oral communications skills; and must be able to interface effectively with committee staff.  This is not an entry-level position and prior Capitol Hill experience either as a Legislative Correspondent or Legislative Assistant is required.  Please send resume with cover letter to

Communications Director Job Opening

Communications Director: Rep. Suzan DelBene seeks a Communications Director to manage a vigorous communications operation. Responsibilities include overseeing all press outreach, the Member's online presence, speechwriting, and producing various opinion columns.  Ideal candidates should have excellent writing skills and a strong attention to detail.

Job Opening: Legislative Director

LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR - California Democrat (Rep. Jerry McNerney, CA-09) seeks experienced legislative director to develop and advance long-term legislative agenda.

Legislative Director will work closely with the Member, Chief of Staff, Communications Director, District Director, and staff to advance Member’s priorities and implement strategic legislative and outreach strategies.

Communications Director Job Opening

Communications Director: Rep. Suzan DelBene seeks a Communications Director to manage a vigorous communications operation. Responsibilities include overseeing all press outreach, the Member's online presence, speechwriting, and producing various opinion columns.  Ideal candidates should have excellent writing skills and a strong attention to detail.

Scheduler Job Opening

Progressive Massachusetts Democrat seeks an experienced, detail-oriented, and highly organized scheduler to join our close knit Washington, D.C. Office. Responsibilities include maintaining the Member’s daily schedule, providing surface transportation in D.C., coordinating all travel arrangements, and working with the chief of staff, district director and other senior staff to develop a strategic long term schedule.

Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent

Rep. Jerrold Nadler, Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, seeks a Press Assistant/Legislative Correspondent in his Washington office to assist in all aspects of the communications program, including but not limited to media relations, social media platforms, constituent correspondence, newsletter production, e-newsletters, compiling and drafting news clips, and management of the web site.  Candidates ought to have at least one year of Hill and communications experience.  The position assists and reports to the Communications Director.

Job Opening: Press Secretary

Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragán (CA-44) seeks a proactive, energetic and creative Press Secretary with strong writing skills to join a fast-paced Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: drafting talking points; drafting press releases; managing website and social media accounts; creating e-newsletters; pulling press clips; and creating graphics. He or she will also help pitch stories and prep and staff the Congresswoman for events in Washington D.C. and in California. 

Job Posting - Digital Director/Speechwriter

Member of House elected leadership seeks a Digital Director/Speechwriter to serve as a lieutenant in an aggressive media operation. This position requires both strong writing and organizational skills, a  sense of curiosity and a desire to innovate and try new things. Primary responsibilities include drafting social media posts, remarks and speeches, op-eds, press releases, talking points, and e-newsletters. Prior Capitol Hill or campaign experience is preferred, as are ties to Illinois/Midwest.

Job Opening: Staff Assistant

Midwestern Democratic Member of Congress seeks organized, team-oriented Staff Assistant to manage the front office of the Washington, DC office.  Responsibilities include answering the phone and greeting visitors, coordinating tour and flag requests, managing interns, assisting in processing and drafting constituent mail, and other duties as assigned.  Candidates should have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong attention to detail, and be able to multitask in a fast paced environment.  Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. 

Nevada Dem Seeking Comms Director

Communications Director – Southern Nevada Democrat is seeking a talented writer to be Communications Director. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, developing and implementing communications strategies across both traditional and digital media; writing speeches; responding to press inquiries; drafting press releases; writing and placing op-eds; overseeing and expanding the Member’s social media presence; and planning press conferences and in-district events. Experience with Nevada media a plus. Spanish speakers encouraged to apply.

Rep. Doggett Job Opening

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) seeks a press secretary for his Washington office.  Spanish skills and Hill experience a plus. Send resume, brief writing sample, and three references to DoggettJobs@mail.house.gov. No drop-ins please.

Staff/Press Assistant

STAFF/PRESS ASSISTANT: Florida Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives seeks an energetic, organized, friendly, and professional individual with an upbeat attitude to handle the front desk duties and new media.

Duties will include greeting visitors; answering phones; overseeing our internship program; completing special projects; managing the member’s social media accounts and website; and producing newsletters, e-newsletters, and franked mailings. Excellent research, writing, and social media skills are essential.

Communications Director Vacancy

Progressive Massachusetts Democratic Member of Congress seeks experienced, talented writer with sound political judgment to join our close-knit team as Communications Director.

Responsibilities include developing a comprehensive media strategy; drafting speeches, talking points, press releases, floor statements, and other written materials; pitching reporters and producers; responding to press inquiries; preparing the Member of Congress for interviews and appearances; and managing a press assistant. This is not an entry level position.

Staff Assistant opening

Congressman John Delaney (D-MD) is seeking a highly-organized and detail-oriented Staff Assistant to work in his Washington office. Qualified candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Responsibilities include greeting visitors, processing tour and flag requests, managing the internship program, and assisting with other assigned duties. Maryland ties a plus. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, February 21st. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to MD06.Jobs@mail.house.gov. This office is an equal opportunity employer.

Press Intern Opening

The Office of Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) seeks a Press Intern. Current college students and recent grads are encouraged to apply. Primary responsibilities will include: compiling and distributing daily news clips; press list maintenance; media monitoring; drafting graphics, social media content, press releases, advisories, website content, and floor speeches. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to work under tight deadlines.

JOB OPENING: Rep. David Price seeking district-based Staff Assistant

Representative David Price (NC-04) seeks a Staff Assistant to join his Raleigh, NC-based district staff. The Staff Assistant will be responsible for helping manage the day-to-day operations of Representative Price’s district offices, including (1) answering phones, greeting visitors, and fielding constituent correspondence in the Raleigh office; (2) managing office supply and equipment inventory for the Raleigh and Chapel Hill offices; and (3) serving as the district office liaison for technical support, security, and other service contractors.

Scheduler/Executive Assistant Opening

Scheduler/Executive Assistant: Duties include managing the daily schedule for a Democratic Member of Congress; reviewing invitations and meeting requests with the Chief of Staff and other staff members; and organizing all the logistical aspects of the Member’s schedule. Duties also include overseeing the front office reception area and a very active intern program. This position requires exceptional organization, strong interpersonal skills, attention to detail and the ability to multitask and prioritize. Salary commensurate with experience.

Job Posting

Northeastern progressive Democrat, Senior Member of Democratic Leadership, and Member of the Appropriations Committee seeks an experienced speechwriter to join busy, high-functioning office. The individual will work closely with the legislative staff and take the lead on crafting speeches and op-ed columns. Candidates must possess excellent and proven writing and organizational skills and the ability to grasp complex policy concepts, think strategically, and multitask effectively under tight deadlines.

Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent

Moderate Democratic Congressman seeks Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent to manage constituent correspondence and general day-to-day office operations. Duties will include sorting and tracking incoming mail, emails, and phone calls, and responding to mail using constituent management software to ensure timely responses. In addition, the position is responsible for front office reception duties, answering phone calls, greeting visitors, and other constituent services, such as flag and tour requests.