Legislative Intern - Summer 2018

Offered By: 
State Representative Cesar Blanco
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
State Capitol
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
State Representative C├ęsar Blanco is seeking applicants for unpaid internship opportunities at his Capitol office during the Summer of 2018. The internship program will offer students the opportunity to advance their interest in public service while providing them with valuable employment experience. It will also allow them to participate in the legislative process and gain firsthand experience of state government. Eligible candidates must be available during regular business hours and willing to commit to a minimum 12 hours per week. Responsibilities include: - Conduct public policy research in a wide array of topics and issues; - Assist with drafting policy memoranda, including white papers, briefing memos, and analyses of legislation; - Assist with managing constituent correspondence; and - Additional duties assigned as appropriate.
Application Instructions: 
Email your resume and a letter of interest stating your interest areas and tentative availability to Luis Soberon at luis.soberon@house.texas.gov
Experience Required: 
No
Contact Information: 
Luis Soberon, Legislative Director | luis.soberon@house.texas.gov | 512-463-0622
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Comments: 
The House of Representatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of service. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you require reasonable accommodations during the application process, please call 463-0865.
Posted By: 
Luis Soberon
Expiration Date: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018