Washington, D.C. Office
In the Washington, D.C. office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for college students. Although all internships in all offices are unpaid, students gain invaluable work experience. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session.
In Washington, D.C., intern responsibilities will vary. They will be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attend hearings and briefings and draft constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.
For more information, contact the D.C. office at 202-225-4872. You can also apply by filling out the form below.
Brighton, MI Office
In the District office, interns may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and monitoring local news. In addition, interns may be assigned to assist in various constituent case work or work on District-based projects of importance.
For more information, please contact Katherine Van Tiem in the District office at 810-227-8600. You can also apply by filling out the form below.