The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis (Majority Staff) is seeking energetic and self-motivated law students for internships in fall 2022. The position offers the opportunity to gain substantive experience on a committee charged with overseeing the response to the coronavirus crisis and ensuring that relief funds are used efficiently, effectively, and equitably. Interns will participate in the oversight process, including assisting Subcommittee staff in preparing for hearings, conducting legal and factual research, drafting memoranda, and assisting with investigations. Legal interns play an important role in the office and work closely with Subcommittee staff.
Qualifications: Applicants should have (i) an interest in public service and (ii) a desire to learn. They also must have superior attention to detail, work well under pressure, be self-motivated, and possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Interested applicants should apply to this position by emailing a cover letter and resume to SSCCJOBS@mail.house.gov with “Fall Internship Application” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins please. The office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.