Internships

My office always accepts resumes from college students who want to gain experience for academic credit. Interested candidates must be professional, reliable, self motivated, flexible, computer-literate, and exercise good judgment. Applicants may apply for an internship in both district offices and the Washington, D.C. office.

*Now accepting applicants for Fall of 2014. 

Washington, D.C. Office:

Responsibilities include answering phones, drafting letters, researching legislative issues, attending meetings and hearings as needed, and giving tours of the Capitol to visiting Second District residents.

If you are interested in applying for an internship in Congressman Poe’s Washington, D.C. office, please send your resume and cover letter to tx02internships@gmail.com. For more information, please call our D.C. Intern Coordinator, Michael Edwards at 202-225-6565.

District Offices:

Responsibilities include answering phones, drafting documents, researching hot-button issues, and other duties as assigned.

If you are interested in applying for an internship in Congressman Poe’s Harris County East or Harris County West office, please send your resume and cover letter to Amy.Harrison@mail.house.gov. For more information, please call Amy Harrison at 281-446-0242.

All internships are unpaid and candidates who are chosen for the Washington, D.C. office may be responsible for paying their travel and living expenses.  Interns in any office can arrange to receive academic credit for their work.  The internship program is open to all area college students, regardless of major.  Interested candidates can contact any of my offices for more information.