Legislative Intern (Part-Time, Paid)

Offered By: 
Joey Bennett Governmental Affairs Consultant
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
1005 Congress / Remote
Salary: 
Paid
If "Paid", provide rate: 
$500 / Month for Interim
Job Description: 
Joey Bennett is well known around the Texas Capitol for his deep historical knowledge of the political process and the institution of Texas state government. His mastery of the legislative process has been amassed through nearly 25 years of experience in and around the Texas Legislature. This experience has been gained through Mr. Bennett’s service on the staffs of four different members of the Texas Senate, a senior strategic and advocacy position at a major public affairs firm, and having built his own successful governmental relations firm over the last eight years. Mr. Bennett provides representation for advocacy of a number of different issues, along with strategic advice and counsel for a number of different clients and subject matters. He has been instrumental in affecting many of the top issues facing Texas over the last 25 years including state taxation, property rights policy, proper and sensible regulation of businesses, commercial and economic development, and utility regulation. He has also established himself as an effective manager of multi-party efforts, having demonstrated the ability to effectively coordinate legislative efforts involving a variety of interests and stakeholders. __ Looking for interns seeking experience within the Texas Legislature. Interns will have the opportunity to assist staff with policy research, monitoring committee and chamber hearings, and meeting/event planning. The work schedule can be flexible; however, candidates ideally must be able to work a minimum of 10 hours a week. Currently looking for a candidate interested in starting in November and working through the end of the school year. Monthly rate will increase in January when session begins.
Application Instructions: 
Email sydney@joeybennett.com with your resume.
Experience Required: 
No
Contact Information: 
sydney@joeybennett.com
Type of Internship: 
Advocacy - State
Posted By: 
Joey Bennett
Expiration Date: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2022