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"Challenging, Demanding, Experience Primarily Based on Member's Office"

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Current Employee - Press Secretary in Brooklyn, NY
Current Employee - Press Secretary in Brooklyn, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at United States House of Representatives full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Public service, opportunity to Impact the nation through sound legislation, useful messaging strategies, great potential for networking and collaboration.

Cons

Erratic schedule, partisan politics, and last-minute planning.

Advice to Management

Better organization and more structure.

Other Employee Reviews for United States House of Representatives

  1. "U.S. House of Representatives Congressional Internship"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Director in Washington, DC
    Former Intern - Director in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at United States House of Representatives as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Great Exeperience
    - Great Opportunity for Networking
    - Will Look Great on Your Resume

    Cons

    - Oftentimes Involves Tedious Work
    - Unpaid Internship

    Advice to Management

    Seek to involve your interns more in meaningful affairs. Diversify the work.


  2. "Fun learning experience (internship)"

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    Former Intern - Press Intern in Washington, DC
    Former Intern - Press Intern in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at United States House of Representatives as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I learned more than I ever did in classes.
    I loved my coworkers. They were like family.
    I learned a lot about a new city and a new culture.
    I was able to meet amazing political figures.

    Cons

    Being unpaid is always a bummer, but the experience was worth it.

    Advice to Management

    Get along, people.

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