Minnesota Congressional office seeks interns for the spring session interested in learning about the operations of a Congressional office, current events as they relate to Congressional activity, federal legislation and legislative issues, and constituent services.
Responsibilities include: attending briefings and hearings, welcoming guests to the office, organizing and sorting constituent comments, writing responses to constituent letters, and assisting Congressional staff in other duties and errands as assigned. Applicants should have very strong written and verbal communications skills, the ability to multi-task and stay organized, and a keen interest in learning the operations of a Congressional office. Minneapolis, Minnesota, or Midwestern ties are preferred.
Full-time (30 hrs/week) and part time opportunities are available starting in early January. Hours are flexible. Please send cover letter, resume, short writing sample, and two references in a single PDF or DOC file to email@example.com by December 9th, with the subject line: Intern Application.