Archive for August 16th, 2012
Congresswoman Mazie Hirono is currently accepting applications for internship positions available in her Washington, D.C. office for the 2012 fall semester. This internship provides opportunities to gain firsthand knowledge of how a congressional office operates, to observe the legislative process at the federal level, and to develop research skills related to public policy. Duties will include, but are not limited to, constituent service, drafting correspondence, attending legislative briefings, and assisting staff. Qualified applicants should posses a professional and courteous demeanor, good interpersonal communication skills, the ability to multi-task, excellent attention to detail, the ability to work in a fast paced environment, and interest in the legislative and governmental process.