Accepting applications for this summer’s Congressional Leadership Program (CLP) in Washington, D.C. The program, now in its fourth year, offers college students and recent graduates an opportunity to work in a Congressional office and experience firsthand the heritage of our nation’s capital. To qualify, applicants must be attending college or its equivalent and have strong ties to the 5th Congressional District.
CLP Associates will be assigned challenging responsibilities in a dynamic Congressional office, will receive training in current legislative and political affairs, and will grow in leadership skills. Associates will participate in substantive legislative duties including, but not limited to, attending congressional hearings, assisting in policy research, engaging in constituent communication, and participating in media outreach.
Additionally, my office will provide associates numerous cultural and historic opportunities to take advantage of the vibrant history of our nation’s capital.