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Congressman Randy Hultgren

Representing the 14th District of ILLINOIS

Hultgren Accepting Fall Intern Applications

Jun 18, 2012
Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) is now accepting applications for fall semester internships in both his Washington, D.C. and Illinois offices. The position is unpaid and will run approximately from September to December, 2012. Applicants with Illinois ties arepreferred. Academic credit is often available.

Summer 2011 Interns

Interns in the Washington office will be responsible for greeting visitors, answering phones, giving tours of the U.S. Capitol, and assisting staff with policy-related projects. Interns in the Geneva office may be asked to help with administrative functions, conduct casework on behalf of constituents and assist with special projects.

“This internship taught me how better multitask while working in a fast-paced environment,” said one former intern. “It also helped me learn how to network better and build relationships with a wide variety of people. Beprepared for awide variety of tasks every day. You never know what you will be doing.”

Resumes and writing samples should be sent to by Friday, July 20, 2012. Candidates will be contacted for interviews. When applying, applicants should provide dates of availability and specify which office they would prefer to work in (Washington, D.C. or Geneva, Illinois).


For more information, call the Washington office at 202.225.2976 and the Geneva office at 630.232.7104.


ATTACHED: Former Washington, DC interns Cole Johnson (DePaul University College of Law), Liam Steadman (Northern Illinois University), Emma Bayer (Wheaton College), Laura Engquist (Miami of Ohio) and Kyle Clements (Clemson University) show their Chicago pride at a Washington Nationals baseball game, July 2011.