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Submit a Posting:
To add a job posting to the GOP Job Bank, please email GOPJobBank@mail.house.gov.  Unless otherwise requested, job postings listed longer than two weeks will be removed.

Full Time Positions: The GOP Job Bank posts a variety of open positions at the U.S. House of Representatives with Republican Members and Committees. The Job Bank is regularly updated as openings become available. Typical job positions include the below. For more information on them, a description of each is available from the Congressional Management Foundation.

  Chief of Staff     Legislative Director
  Scheduler   Legislative Counsel
  Communications Director   Legislative Assistant
  Press Secretary   Legislative Correspondent
  Press Assistant   District Staff
  Staff Assistant
  Intern 

Internships: An internship in a congressional office is a unique opportunity to gain professional skills in a one-of-a-kind office environment.  Interns build a valuable network of contacts and a step up for future full-time openings on Capitol Hill. The GOP Job Bank posts both full time and part time internships.

Note: Due to the volume of requests received, the office of Conference Secretary Virginia Foxx cannot accept drop-ins or phone calls related to the GOP Job Bank.  No informational interviews will be granted.

Permanent Positions

Press Assistant - 1/23/2015
The Republican staff of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs is seeking a full-time press assistant and digital manager in its Washington office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to compiling and monitoring press clips, drafting talking points, press releases, speeches and op-eds, managing the committee website and updating social media. The ideal candidate will possess strong written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, professionalism and a good sense of humor. Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, references and writing samples to curt.cashour@mail.house.gov with “press assistant” in the subject line.  No walk-ins please.

Scheduler/Office Manager - 1/23/2015
Conservative Wisconsin Congressman is seeking a scheduler and office manager for Washington, D.C. Office.  This position is responsible for coordinating the Member’s schedule in D.C., working with the district scheduler, handling office travel, overseeing the office’s operations, assisting the office’s financial administrator, and other duties as requested.  Applicants with experience scheduling in a congressional office will be given strongest consideration.  Wisconsin ties are preferred, but not required. Please send a cover letter and resume, with “Scheduler Position” in the subject line, to WI06resumes@gmail.com

Press Secretary - 1/23/2015
Conservative Wisconsin Congressman is seeking a Press Secretary. Candidates should have prior experience with social media, website management, and have excellent writing skills. An ideal candidate will have experience writing press releases, op-eds, speeches, and talking points and experience working with national and local media.  On the record experience is not a requirement.  Wisconsin ties are preferred, but not required. Please email a resume and cover letter, with “Press Secretary Position” in the subject line, to WI06resumes@gmail.com

Legislative Correspondent - 1/23/2015
New York Republican seeks a Legislative Correspondent to manage constituent correspondence program. The LC would be responsible for overseeing incoming mail through Intranet Quorum (IQ) software, responding to letters in a very timely manner, and managing a 499 mail program. Candidates must have strong written and communications skills, a high degree of attention to detail, and be able to work in a collaborative manner with all staff. This position will also include various special projects and may include responsibility over issue areas normally assigned to an LA. Please email your resume and a short writing sample to NewYorkLCJob@gmail.com if interested.

Staff Assistant/Systems Administrator - 1/21/2015
A fast-paced Republican office is seeking qualified candidates for an entry-level Staff Assistant/Systems Administrator position in Washington, D.C.  The position is responsible for a wide range of duties including answering phones, scheduling tours, processing flag requests and assisting with overall constituent services for the office.  Other duties include managing the office’s internship program, performing some office administrative tasks, and doing research and other legislative and/or communications-related tasks as needed.  Candidates should be politically conservative, have excellent communication and writing skills, be committed to good customer service, and be able to think quickly and manage a heavy work load in a fast-paced office environment.  Ohio ties are not required, but are strongly preferred.  Qualified individuals should send a cover letter, resume and short writing sample to staff.assistant2015@mail.house.gov

Legislative Assistant - 1/21/2015
Conservative Midwest House Republican Member has an opening for a Legislative Assistant to handle the veterans, education, environmental regulations, agriculture and pro-life policy portfolios.  Responsibilities include drafting constituent correspondence, preparing policy memorandum, representing the member in meetings with constituents and public policy organizations, and other tasks as assigned.  Candidates should possess exceptional writing skills and a minimum of two years of experience on Capitol Hill, preferably as a Legislative Assistant or Legislative Correspondent.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume, with “Legislative Assistant” in the subject area, to midwesthousestaffjobs@gmail.com

Legislative Assistant - 1/20/2015
Southern Republican Member is seeking a Legislative Assistant to handle a diverse portfolio of issues with a primary focus on agriculture. Ideal candidates will have 2-3 years legislative experience, with agriculture experience preferred, and a demonstrated understanding of the legislative process. Candidates should possess strong writing and communication skills, as well as the ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment. Please submit your resume to TN08.HouseJobs@mail.house.gov with “Legislative Assistant” in the subject line.

Scheduler - 1/15/2015
Republican House Member seeks scheduler for Washington, D.C. Office.  This position is responsible for coordinating Member’s schedule in D.C. and the district, handling office travel, greeting visitors, assisting the office’s financial administrator, and other duties as requested.  Applicants with experience scheduling in a congressional office will be given strongest consideration.  Please send a cover letter and resume, with “Scheduler Position” in the subject line, to midwesthousestaffjobs@gmail.com

Communications Director - 1/13/2015
Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) seeks an experienced Communications Director to serve as the Member’s spokesperson and media point of contact. The ideal candidate will have prior media experience, strong writing skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment.  Responsibilities include: Local and national media interaction, digital media management, writing press releases, opinions/letters to the editor, and speeches, including daily one and five minute speeches.  Previous Hill experience and Pennsylvania ties are preferred, but not required. Occasional travel may be necessary. Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, references, and writing samples to Nancy.Billet@mail.house.gov with “Communications Director” in the subject line.  No walk-ins please.

Press Secretary - 1/13/2015
Republican Tennessee Congressman is seeking a Press Secretary. Candidates should have prior experience with social media, speech writing and website management.  Must have excellent writing skills and a proactive approach with the press. Southern ties preferred, but not required. Please email resume and cover letter to TN08.HouseJobs@mail.house.gov.

Press Secretary - 1/8/2015
Senior Republican House member seeks experienced communicator for Press Secretary position in personal office.  The ideal candidate is a skilled writer and experienced in responding to and pitching national media.   Responsibilities include:  national and local media interaction, digital media maintenance, writing press releases, op-ed, speeches, talking points, and other materials as needed.  On-the-record experience as a spokesperson required.  This is not an entry-level position: hill, political and/or prior experience with public relations needed. Please send resume, references, and writing sample to myresume@mail.house.gov with subject line “press secretary.”

Staff Assistant - 1/6/2015
Texas Republican seeks an energetic, self-motivated, and organized Staff Assistant. Applicants should demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, be comfortable with managing multiple tasks, and have experience working on deadline in a high pressure setting. Duties include, but are not limited to: staffing the front office and greeting visitors, answering phones, coordinating and executing flag and tour requests, managing office intern program, assisting with mail processing - reviewing, sorting and responding to constituent mail, coordinating IT services, and helping with other projects as needed. Applicants should have experience interacting with the public, as well as possess strong writing, communication, and organizational skills. Positive, team-oriented attitude required. Previous Capitol Hill or internship experience preferred. Texas ties preferred. Please email Txgopjobs2@gmail.com.

Staff Assistant - 1/5/2015
Midwest House Republican seeking Staff Assistant in Washington, D.C. office.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, greeting guests, answer phones, giving and arranging Capitol Building tours, processing flag requests and other tasks as assigned.  Previous House experience and Illinois State ties preferred, but not required.  Position may include future legislative responsibilities. Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume to Midwest.staffassistant@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent - 1/5/2015
Northeast Republican seeks a driven, organized individual with excellent writing and communications skills to serve as the Legislative Correspondent (LC).  The LC would be responsible for the day-to-day operation and administration of the Member’s incoming and outgoing constituent mail program through the Lockheed Martin IQ System.  In addition, the LC would draft responses to respond to constituent mail and perform any research necessary to formulate appropriate responses. The LC would also be responsible for administration of the Member’s “499” program.  At least 1 year of Capitol Hill experience required. Experience with IQ software preferred.  Please e-mail resume, 2-3 Capitol Hill references, and a writing sample to: republicanlcjob@gmail.com

Legislative Director - 1/2/2015
Texas Republican seeks experienced legislative aid with a minimum of 4 years of legislative experience, including 2-3 years as a Legislative Assistant.  Well qualified candidates will have a demonstrated ability to advance legislative initiatives, a team-oriented approach, excellent research, writing, and communication skills, a strong conservative philosophy, and Texas ties.  Please submit resume and cover letter to: Txusreplegopening@gmail.com.  Place “LD Position” in the subject line and include in the cover letter an outline of specific legislative initiatives and achievements. 

Communications Director - 1/2/2015
Congressman Doug Collins is looking for a Communications Director for their Washington, D.C. office. The Communications Director will be responsible for writing press releases, op-eds, booking media, and updating social media.  The ideal candidate should have several years of media experience, excellent writing skills and a strong attention to detail.  Candidates should be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.  This is a senior staff position. Interested candidates should email their resume with communications director in the subject line to Brendan.Belair@mail.house.gov

Legislative Correspondent - 1/2/2015
Florida Republican seeking to fill Legislative Correspondent position.  Candidates must be extremely strong writers, display a high degree of attention to detail, and must possess a strong disposition toward customer service.  Primary responsibilities will include processing the incoming mail and outgoing responses as well as a variety of special projects.  Additional responsibilities are commensurate with experience and abilities.  Hill experience is preferred, but not required.  If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to floridalcjob@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent - 1/2/2015
Conservative Republican seeks an organized Legislative Correspondent to manage an aggressive and high volume mail program. Legislative Correspondent will be responsible for all aspects of constituent correspondence, including organizing mail in Intranet Quorum (IQ), drafting all responses in a timely manner, and managing interns in respect to their work in IQ. Must be able to work in a high-energy and collaborative environment. Excellent writing skills and previous experience in a constituent mail program are required. Please e-mail a resume, cover letter, and short writing sample to GOPJob2015@gmail.com.

Legislative Assistant - 1/2/2015
Republican Member of Congress seeks Legislative Assistant to manage a broad issue portfolio. Candidates should possess exceptional research and writing skills and have a proficient understanding of the legislative process. Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years of Capitol Hill or similar experience as a Legislative Correspondent or Legislative Assistant.  Please submit cover letter and résumé via email to legislativeassistantjob@gmail.com and include the words “Legislative Assistant” in the subject line.



Internships

Tech Policy Intern - Rep. Randy Forbes (VA-04) - 1/23/2015 
Republican Congressman Randy Forbes (VA-04) is seeking an unpaid, full-time intern to be responsible for assisting the office with legislative and policy research and management of special projects related to technology policy in the House Judiciary Committee and House Armed Services Committee. Applicants must be highly motivated, a self-starter, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline.  Please note that this is not a front office internship; this Intern will be working directly with the Judiciary Legislative Advisor.  Previous related intern experience, particularly on Capitol Hill and/or with think tanks, is preferred. A demonstrated research focus on intellectual property, net neutrality, telecommunications, and cybersecurity issues is strongly desired. Writing samples are also strongly encouraged. Applicants should be able to start Monday, February 9th.   Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter with “Tech Policy Intern” in the subject line to burakg@mail.house.gov  

Rep. Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) - 1/21/2015
The office of Congressman Bruce Poliquin is seeking candidates for a full-time, unpaid internship for the Spring 2015 in his Washington, DC office. Duties include answering telephones and greeting visitors, collecting constituent information, researching legislation and policy issues, drafting policy updates, attending briefings and hearings, and assisting communications, administrative and legislative staff. Strong candidates will possess strong communication and writing skills. This is a great opportunity for college students and graduates seeking Capitol Hill experience. Interested candidates should demonstrate strong writing and communication skills and be able to identify with the political ideology of Congressman Poliquin. Academic credit can be arranged.  To apply, please email Sam Cleaves at Sam.Cleaves@mail.house.gov and include a cover letter and resume.

Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - 1/21/2015
The Republican Office of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology seeks energetic and self-motivated undergraduate or graduate level students, as well as recent graduates, with an interest in government and public policy for Summer 2015 internship. Working closely with Committee staff, interns will have the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of the inner-workings of a congressional committee and learn about the day-to-day administrative operations of the House of Representatives. Interns are responsible for assisting Committee staff with official proceedings (hearings/markups), oversight, research, assisting with phone inquiries and providing support to all Committee staff. Background in science a plus. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to ashley.smith@mail.house.gov.

Rep. J. Randy Forbes (VA-04) - 1/21/2015
Congressman J. Randy Forbes has a full-time, unpaid internship available for the 2015 Spring semester in his Washington, DC office. Duties include answering telephones and greeting visitors, collecting constituent information, researching legislation and policy issues, drafting policy updates, attending briefings and hearings, and assisting communications, administrative and legislative staff. Must be highly motivated, self-starter, detail oriented, and possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. This is a great opportunity for college students and graduates seeking Capitol Hill experience. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Spring Internship" in the subject line by Friday, January 23.  No phone calls.

Rep. Rick Crawford (AR-01) - 1/20/2015
The Office of Congressman Rick Crawford seeks interns for the Spring semester. Applicants should be public policy oriented, organized, hardworking, well mannered, enthusiastic, and responsible. Special consideration will be given to candidates who have an agricultural background. Interns will have the opportunity to conduct tours of the Capitol, research legislation, help constituents, attend briefings and hearings for Legislative staff, assist the press team with special projects, and assist the staff with other duties.  The internship in unpaid, however interns will gain valuable firsthand experience in a Congressional setting. Internships are available for both Press and Legislative. Hours are flexible, and can be shaped around class and work commitments. Interested applicants please send Resume and Cover letter to: Dana.Esposito@mail.house.gov. In the subject Line please put First Name Last Name: Internship Candidate.

Rep. Mike Bishop (MI-08) - 1/15/2015
The Office of Representative Mike Bishop (MI-08) seeks full-time interns for his Washington, DC office for the 2015 Spring Semester, starting immediately and going until May. Ideal candidates possess strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, attention to detail, a positive attitude and strong initiative. Main responsibilities will include overseeing tour and flag requests, answering constituent phone calls, as well as other office duties. Ties to Michigan are preferred but not required. Please send cover letter and resume to: kyle.bevers@mail.house.gov

Rep. Bill Posey (FL-08) - 1/15/2015
The Office of Rep. Bill Posey (FL-08) is seeking full and part-time interns for the Washington D.C. office.  Applicants should possess strong written and verbal communication skills and a strong work ethic.  Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the staff with general office duties, answering phones, responding to constituent mail, researching legislative issues, and leading Capitol Hill tours.  There will also be opportunities to experience Washington D.C .and cultivate interest in American government by attending briefings and hearings.  Florida ties are preferred but not required.  Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university.  Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Kyra Thomas at kyra.thomas@mail.house.gov.

Committee on Small Business - 1/14/2015
The Republican Office of the Committee on Small Business is seeking professional and self-motivated students or recent graduates with an interest in government, public policy, and business for a Spring 2015 unpaid internship. Interns will have the opportunity to engage and assist in legislative, press, and administrative duties, allowing them the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in various areas critical to Committee operations. To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and two page writing sample (can be an excerpt from a longer piece) to HouseSmallBusinessGOP@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Doug LaMalfa (CA-01) - 1/13/2015
The Office of Representative Doug LaMalfa (CA-01) seeks full-time interns for his Washington, DC office for the 2015 Spring Semester, starting immediately and going until May. Ideal candidates possess strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, an attention to detail, a positive attitude, and strong initiative. Main responsibilities will include overseeing tour and flag requests, attending briefings, helping with graphic design, processing mail and letters, assisting with constituent correspondence, and helping with other office duties. California ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to Kelly.clark@mail.house.gov

Rep. Susan Brooks (IN-05) - 1/13/2015
The Office of Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) is seeking full-time and part-time interns to begin immediately in her Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, answering constituent letters on various issues before the house, and leading U.S. Capitol tours. Interns will also partake in administrative duties such as answering phones and maintaining the office’s constituent database. Candidates should be motivated and have a desire to learn about the legislative process. Strong verbal and interpersonal skills required. Indiana ties preferred, but not required. If interested, please send resume to mimi.strobel@mail.house.gov with “Intern Candidate” in the subject line.

Rep. Stephen Fincher (TN-08) - 1/12/2015
The office of Representative Stephen Fincher (TN-08) is looking for motivated interns for the 2015 Spring semesters in the Washington, D.C. office. Intern responsibilities include assisting the staff with general office duties, attending briefings and hearings, answering phones, sorting mail, giving Capitol tours, and performing various other tasks based on ability and interests. Applicants must possess strong communication skills, have a positive attitude and be well-organized. Internship may be full-time or part-time to fit applicant's schedule. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and résumé to TN08.Intern@mail.house.gov. Tennessee ties preferred, but not required.

New York Representative - 1/12/2015
New York Republican Representative seeks an intern to work, starting immediately, in the Washington, D.C. office. Hill experience preferred, but individuals with superior organizational skills and a keen attention to detail are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate should be able to work full-time during the internship and be able to commit to working through June 2015. Main responsibilities will include overseeing tour and flag requests, assisting with graphic design, as well as other office duties. The position comes with a stipend. Ties to New York state, particularly Upstate, are preferred but not required. Please send a resume, writing sample and cover letter to: newyorkrepublicanad@gmail.com.

Rep. Martha McSally (AZ-02) - 1/12/2015
The office of Congresswoman Martha McSally (AZ-02) is seeking a full-time intern for her Washington D.C. office. Duties will include assisting the staff, processing mail and letters, giving tours of the Capitol, and other administrative duties. This is a unique experience to help out with a Freshman Congresswoman, and interns will have the opportunity to learn the process of opening a new Congressional office. Applicants should be ambitious, well-organized, and have a positive attitude. This is an entry-level position designed to facilitate the learning process for individuals seeking knowledge of the political process. All interested applicants should send their resume to chase.kassel@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Aaron Schock (IL-18) - 1/9/2015
The Office of Congressman Aaron Schock (IL-18) seeks unpaid part-time and full-time interns in Washington DC for immediate openings. Responsibilities include conducting legislative research, attending committee hearings and congressional briefings, leading U.S Capitol tours, managing the front office, and answering phones. Strong verbal and interpersonal skills required. Previous political experience is not required, but candidates should have a general interest in the House of Representatives and current events. Illinois ties preferred, but not required. If interested, please send cover letter and resume to il18internship@gmail.com with “Internship” in the subject line.

Committee on House Administration - 1/8/2015
The Republican office of the Committee on House Administration seeks energetic and self-motivated individuals with an interest in government and public policy, to apply for its full-time Spring 2015 internship program.  Working closely with Committee staff, interns will have the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of the inner-workings of a congressional committee and learn about the day-to-day administrative operations of the House of Representatives. Interns are responsible for assisting Committee staff with official proceedings (hearings/markups), oversight, research, assisting with phone inquiries, and providing support to all Committee staff. This is a paid internship. To apply, please send a cover letter and one page resume to CHARep.Intern@mail.house.gov.

Rep. John Ratcliffe (TX-04) - 1/7/2015
The Office of Congressman John Ratcliffe (TX-04) is currently seeking interns for the Washington, D.C. office for the Spring 2015 semester. Intern responsibilities include but are not limited to, assisting staff with general office duties, attending hearings/briefings for staff members, answering phones, sorting through mail, drafting response letters, and giving tours of the U.S. Capitol. Candidates should be highly motivated and have good communication skills. This position is unpaid, but does offer a great educational experience for anyone with aspirations of working on the Hill. Having Texas ties is a plus. All interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Robert.peters@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Sean Duffy (WI-07) - 1/7/2015
Congressman Sean Duffy (WI-07) is seeking a full-time intern for his Washington, D.C. office, beginning immediately.  Duties include but are not limited to: providing general constituent services including answering phone calls, sorting mail, and recording and reporting opinions on legislative matters; assisting constituents in their visits to Washington, D.C. and giving tours of the Capitol; conducting research for staff members on various issues; working with the legislative team in drafting constituent correspondence; any other duties that may be assigned.  Candidates must be detail oriented with excellent writing and communication skills, and be able to multi-task. Wisconsin ties and college students or recent grads are preferred, but not required.  Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and one brief writing sample to wisc.internship@gmail.com.

House Republican Conference - 1/7/2015
The House Republican Conference, a GOP Leadership office, is seeking a Digital Media/Video Production Intern. Projects may include video editing, lighting, shooting, scene staging, writing, and research.  Editing and shooting experience is preferred, but not required. The ideal applicant will have excellent communication skills, a can-do attitude, and a demonstrated interest in digital media and video production.  Start date is flexible; position may be part-time or full-time. Internship is unpaid, but academic course credit will be awarded.  Please send your cover letter and resume to Drake.Springer@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (CA-48) - 1/7/2015
The Office of Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) is seeking a full-time intern to begin immediately. Applicants must be driven and hold strong written and verbal communication skills. Duties include, but are not limited to, performing administrative tasks, attending Congressional hearings, leading Capitol tours, corresponding with constituents, and assisting the legislative staff with research. This is an unpaid internship position, but we are happy to work with the student to receive college credits. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter indicating availability and duration of internship to Justin Ahn at justin.ahn@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Candice Miller (MI-10) - 1/7/2015
Chairman Candice S. Miller (R-MI) seeks legislative interns for the Winter/Spring 2015 semester.  Interns will work in a fast-paced congressional office, gaining valuable exposure and knowledge of the legislative process and the United States Congress.  Intern responsibilities include legislative research and writing, constituent relations, and assisting staff with administrative tasks. Interns will also have the opportunity to conduct historical tours of the Capitol, assist with constituent correspondence, and attend legislative briefings, congressional hearings, receptions, and press events.  Interns must have a good attitude, strong work ethic, and excellent 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. Applicants should have working knowledge of current events and policy topics, as well as a willingness to perform a variety of tasks and administrative functions.  Michigan ties are strongly preferred; however, candidates from outside the state will be considered.  Undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to apply.  This is an unpaid position but a great opportunity for students seeking academic credit, and the hours are flexible to accommodate the intern’s schedule.  Send a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to MI10Intern@gmail.com.

Republican Leadership Member - 1/5/2015
A conservative member of House Republican leadership is now accepting applications for a paid internship position for the spring of 2015. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting Capitol tours, researching legislative issues, attending hearings, and assisting the Member and staff with data management. The ideal candidate will possess strong oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to complete tasks quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will also be a self-starter, organized, and detail oriented. Full time availability and a commitment to serve from January 12th through May 15th are required. Any interested candidate should email his or her resume and cover letter to conservative.internship@gmail.com.  

Conference Secretary, Rep. Virginia Foxx (NC-05) - 1/5/2015
Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (NC-05) has an immediate opening for an internship in her Washington, DC office continuing through the end of the spring semester. Responsibilities include assisting with data entry, attending hearings & briefings, researching legislative issues, giving Capitol tours, and other duties as assigned. Applicants should have excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work diligently and upon instruction in a fast-paced work environment. Any candidate must also be driven, detail oriented, and able to multi-task effectively. Full time availability and NC ties are preferred. Any interested person should email his or her resume and cover letter to Tabetha.Bryant@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Kevin Yoder (KS-03) - 12/22/2014
Congressman Kevin Yoder’s (KS-03) DC office is seeking Spring 2015 interns.  Interns will be exposed to a wide range of activities on Capitol Hill. They will be asked to answer phones, research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attend hearings and briefings, and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House.  Interns will need to be able to communicate professionally, balance multiple tasks at once, and have a teachable attitude. As a result, interns will learn about the legislative process, the various functions of a Congressional office, and the way things work on Capitol Hill.  It is an invaluable opportunity for both educational and professional development.  Applicants should email their resume to taylor.huhn@mail.house.gov with "Internship" in the subject line.

Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - 12/18/2014
The majority staff of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology is looking for undergraduate and/or graduate interns for Spring 2015.  Interns will have the responsibilities of providing legislative, general administrative support, answering phones, and other duties as assigned.  Interns will be given opportunities to engage in substantive work, attend hearings and educational briefings, and will in all regards be treated as an integral member of the full-time staff.  Spring Internships typically run from the beginning of January through the middle of May. Specific dates will be determined with each intern based on their individual schedules.  Interns will be assigned to assist the full committee in the front office or with one of our subcommittees (Oversight, Energy, Environment, Research & Technology, and Space).  Interns are preferred to work full time, however schedules are worked out on an individual basis.  Previous Capitol Hill experience preferred but not required. This is a paid internship. Those interested in an internship opportunity for Spring 2015 are encouraged to submit a resume listing two references and a cover letter to HouseScienceOpenings@gmail.com.

Rep. Aaron Schock (IL-18) - 12/16/2014
The Office of Congressman Aaron Schock (R-IL) seeks a full-time media and legislative fellow in Washington DC for a six-month term between January and July 2015. Part time applicants will be considered, but applicants with full time availability will be given preference. Responsibilities include compiling press clips and monitoring media coverage of the Congressman across all print, radio, TV and digital media, helping draft press releases, conducting research and working with communications and legislative staff to prepare talking points and assist with content on the Congressman’s official website.  The fellow will work closely with the Congressman's Senior Advisor to prepare memoranda on legislative proposals, draft responses to legislative inquiries, monitor hearings and attend legislative briefings as directed.  Strong verbal and written communications skills required.  Previous political experience is not required, but candidates should have a general understanding of the House of Representatives, legislative processes, and current events. Modest stipend is negotiable. If interested, please send resume, separate page of references, and 1 writing sample (not to exceed 800 words) to benjamin.cole@mail.house.gov. Application deadline for fellowship is January 15, 2015.

Rep. Kay Granger (TX-12) - 12/16/2014

Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) offers college juniors, seniors, recent college graduates and graduate school students the opportunity to gain experience in a Congressional staff office through a comprehensive internship. The solid professional training and skill development that interns gain through this program creates a strong foundation for future careers. Applicants should have strong writing skills, as well as a solid understanding of the political system. A strong interest in current events is desired for this position. Please visit our website at http://kaygranger.house.gov/constituent-services/internships and email all applications to suzi.plasencia@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Ted Poe (TX-02) - 12/16/2014
Congressman Ted Poe’s (Texas-2) DC office is seeking unpaid interns for the Spring 2015 semester. Main responsibilities include answering phones, drafting letters, researching legislative issues, attending meetings/hearings as needed and giving tours of the Capitol. Candidates should be self motivated, enthusiastic, flexible, and have good communication skills, both verbal and written. This is a great opportunity for college students seeking to gain academic credit. Candidates interested in gaining experience with the Foreign Affairs and Judiciary committees are encouraged to apply. Texas ties are a plus. Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Michael Edwards at michael.edwards@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) - 12/16/2014
The office of U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) is seeking highly motivated interns for his personal office in Washington D.C to partake in an unpaid internship. Intern responsibilities include assisting the staff with general office duties, sorting through mail, handling flag requests, data entry, drafting response letters, giving capitol tours, and assisting legislative staff with writing and research. Applicants must possess strong writing and oral communication skills, and be able to work well in a team environment. Candidates with strong Texas ties are preferred. All interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Kathryn Whitehurst at Kathryn.Whitehurst@mail.house.gov. Please write “Internship Application” in the subject line. 

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VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"The number one issue that Congress should be working on is the economy, the smothering regulations and the mounting debt." - Jeff, Lewisville

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"Please support our 2nd amendment rights at all cost." - Robert, Lewisville

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"We MUST continue to send a message...that [government] cannot pick and choose which parts of the Constitution they will adhere to." - Patricia, Taylorsville

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"Our children deserve a world-class education that will equip them to compete in the global economy." - Lorrie, Kernersville

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"The right thing is not easy, pleasant or popular. It's hard work - just like what Americans do every day." - Jeff, Advance

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"Paying for college is already hard enough for many students, increasing the borrowing rate is only going to make a bad problem worse." - Amy, Kernersville

VOICES FROM THE 5TH

"Stand firm to cut and eliminate waste!" - Joseph, Clemmons

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