Seeking intern applicants for the Office of U.S. Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D.
Interested in learning about the legislative process? Do you enjoy current events and political issues? Consider applying to be an intern with the Office of Congressman Larry Bucshon! Larry Bucshon is a third-term Congressman on the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. Congressman Bucshon’s background as a cardiothoracic surgeon might appeal to those interested in the medical field, healthcare policy, and the political and legislative process in general. Congressman Bucshon represents the 8th District of Indiana.
Having an internship on the Hill is a great addition to one’s resume, and many interns find full time employment as a direct result of their internships! If you’re interested, please visit http://bucshon.house.gov/serving-you/internships, or give us a call at 202-225-4636
IMPORTANT: Interested candidates MUST complete an application as directed at the website listed above. Applications submitted to third-party websites will not be considered.
-You must either be enrolled in an accredited college or university, or have been a full-time student of one within the last year. Our office will happily complete any paperwork required for various educational internship programs that award college credit
-You must be either a citizen or legal resident in the United States
-Candidates with connections to Indiana or the Midwest in general are preferred, but not required
-You will undergo training to learn how to research legislative and political issues using various information databases reserved for Members of Congress and their personal staff
-You will undergo training to learn how to write legislative briefs and constituent correspondence
-You will be required to handle direct communications with constituents, interest groups, and other government employees
-You will be required to provide tours of the United States Capitol on occasion
-You may be required to attend legislative briefings on behalf of the Member of Congress or staff
-You will be encouraged to attend legislative briefings and hearings for your own benefit