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Multiple Legistlative Internships Available
Interns could deal with everything from constituent responses, to researching policy initiatives, database maintenance, etc. It should give them a good feel for what it’s like to work in the legislature, and it’s how a lot of staffers get their start in the building. Anyone that is interested can send their resume to Asm-Republican-Careers@legis.wisconsin.gov
Senator Tiffany is currently looking for students who are interested in interning in his State Capitol office. This internship is unpaid, but is a great opportunity for hard-working individuals to gain valuable political and policy experience. Students with interests in politics, communications, sporting and outdoor heritage, or finance are encouraged to apply. Office hours are Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm. Scheduling will be flexible, but interns are expected to be available at least 6-8 hours a week.
* Be interested in, and have an understanding of, government and state politics.
* Consider yourself likeminded on various policy issues.
* Have strong communication/writing skills.
* Be reliable, professional and well organized.
* Have the ability to take initiative and work independently.
Interested applicants should submit their resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Representative Travis Tranel
Rep. Tranel is accepting applications to fill a full-time Legislative Aide position in his office. The LA in the office will handle scheduling, constituent relations, answering the office telephone, and other general office duties. Applicants must have good written and verbal communication skills. Additionally, all applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Office and have knowledge of the Forward Database.
Applicants interested in the position should send a cover letter, current resume, and writing samples to Rep.Tranel@legis.wi.gov no later than Friday, December 30th. Please call 608-266-1170 with any questions.
Senator Rob Cowles: Senator Rob Cowles' office is seeking interns for the upcoming academic semester. Interns may be assigned various duties throughout the internship, including administrative duties and legislative research. This internship if flexible, but interns will be expected to commit 10 hours per week. Applicants should submit a resume to Evan.Miller@legis.wi.gov.
Senator Moulton's office is currenlty accepting applications for legislative interns for the spring semester. This internship is unpaid and requires approximately 10 hours per week. You will gain invaluable experience in the Wisconsin State Legislature. Interested applicants should send a current resume to email@example.com
Senator Mary Lazich
Senator Mary Lazich's office is looking for interns. Any interested students should email firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume.
United States Senator – Ron Johnson
Ron Johnson’s Senate campaign – interested students should email email@example.com and include a resume.
Representative Robin Vos
The Speaker’s Office (rep. Robin Vos) is looking for 1 or 2 communications interns for the fall semester. We are looking for individuals with strong writing skills and an interest in learning about the legislative process. Resumes can be sent to Kit.Beyer@legis.wi.gov.
Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch
Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch is looking for fall interns in the official office! To apply, students should send a resume to Tierney.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Senator Van Wanggaard
Senator Wanggaard is looking for an intern(s) for his Madison office. Interested students should email Michelle.Osdene@legis.wisconsin.gov.
The Republican Party of Wisconsin
Interns are wantd at the Fitchburg field office. Possible advancement to a permanent field office position. Send resume and letter of intent to email email@example.com
The Wisconsin State Legislature is seeking a social media coordinator to manage the internet presence of legislators and assist in the development and execution of a social media involving creative copy, graphics and videos. In addition, this position will develop and maintain website and intranet sites, create internal communications, manage external public relations campaigns within a team environment, and assist in communication training sessions. Please note that this position supports the Wisconsin Assembly Republicans.
Qualified individuals will have exceptional oral and written communications skills, 1-2 years of social media experience with demonstrated expertise of social media platforms, 1-2 years of experience editing and developing websites and/or intranet sites, and a strong familiarity with website content management systems, Google Analytics and Adobe Creative Suite.
1) The College Conservative
2) The College Fix
If interested in this opportunity, email Alexandra Zimmern at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. This writing opportunity is paid.