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OFFICE OF GOVERNOR NED LAMONT

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  • Paid: Unknown

CONNECTICUT HOUSE DEMS

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  • Paid: Unknown

SENATOR CHRIS MURPHY

  • Submit an application here.
  • Locations: D.C., Hartford
  • Paid: Yes

Fall 2023 Internship (Hartford)

The Office of U.S Senator Chris Murphy is currently accepting applications for Fall 2023 internships in the Hartford Office.

The Hartford office offers part-time internships (15-20 hours/week) and is seeking hard-working and detail-oriented college students with outstanding communication and time management skills. Interns will work closely with the Senator’s staff and constituents to attain a broad understanding of the interaction between citizens and their government. Interns assist the Senator’s staff with various administrative tasks, including answering phones and sorting mail, and also participate in more substantive activities, including drafting responses to constituent inquiries, conducting legislative research, attending briefings, hearings, meetings, press conferences, and other events. Interns are paid in the form of a stipend. 

Fall Session (late August- December)

Application Deadline: July 7th, 2023

Link to apply: https://oampublic.senate.gov/constituent/login/e53899f0-ccb3-44a0-8902-02b4bb6674f7

The internship is also posted on handshake under Job #7892804

SENATOR RICHARD BLUMENTHAL

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  • Locations: D.C., Hartford, Bridgeport
  • Paid: Unknown

REP. JIM HIMES

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  • Locations: D.C., Stamford, Bridgeport
  • Paid: Unknown

REP. JAHANA HAYES

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  • Locations: D.C., Waterbury
  • Paid: Unknown

REP. JOE COURTNEY

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  • Locations: D.C., Enfield, Norwich
  • Paid: Unknown

REP. JOHN LARSON

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  • Locations: D.C., East Hartford
  • Paid: Unknown

REP. ROSA DELAURO

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  • Locations: D.C., New Haven
  • Paid: Unknown

DCCC Fall 2023 Internship

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  • Location: D.C.
  • Paid: Unknown

Position Summary:

The DCCC Internship Program is designed to give substantial exposure to practical campaign style politics on a national level. Interns will be placed with varying departments based on interest and skill set. This is a great opportunity to help Democrats win back the Majority and learn the ins and outs of a Congressional Campaign. The DCCC Internship Program will start on Monday, September 11th and end on Friday, December 8th. All applications must be submitted by July 5, 2023 COB to be considered for the Fall program.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform department-specific duties, that may include staffing events, making Hill runs, assisting departments with short term and long term projects. 
  • Assist the Operations team by providing excellent customer service at the Committee’s front desk, greeting guests, checking committee voicemail, and restocking the cafes and open areas; 
  • Attend mandatory sexual harassment training. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned, providing support to other departments as needed and directed by the department supervisor or Operations team.  

Requirements

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age on or before the first day of the internship. 
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks with strong attention to detail.
  • Work with a sense of urgency and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to helping Democrats take back the House majority.
  • Proactively fosters an inclusive atmosphere and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Ability to demonstrate multicultural competence – the awareness, knowledge and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant and productive ways.

CHCI Congressional Internship Program

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  • Location: D.C.
  • Paid: Yes, $3,750 (Fall) & $3,125 (Summer)
  • Domestic round-trip transportation to Washington, D.C.
  • Metro Benefit
  • Furnished Housing (Rent and Utilities Covered)
  • Health insurance (premium covered by CHCI)
  • Leadership training, networking and more