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The Office of Congresswoman Cori Bush (MO-01) is seeking a congressional intern to join a dynamic team intent on doing the most for everyone in St. Louis, starting with those who have the very least. The congressional intern will have the opportunity to serve in a wide range of capacities. They will provide support for the overall day-to-day operations, including but not limited to, writing correspondence, handling mail, managing phone calls, working on special projects and assisting in planning events. Both in our DC and District Office, the internship program is designed to be a learning experience in which you are exposed to a variety of areas including constituent services, scheduling, office administration, press and communications, and legislative policy. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to expand their professional abilities and profile as they will gain experience supporting the diverse facets of Capitol Hill and serve the people of Missouri’s 1st District.   

An ideal candidate will be compassionate and kind, have professional telephone etiquette, passion and love for people and a commitment to altruism; reliability, and proficiency in Office 365, Google Suite and Slack preferred. Applicants with excellent research and writing skills will excel in this position. Must be a team player, flexible and easily adaptable to change; must feel comfortable asking questions. People who love St. Louis are encouraged to apply! 

Women, people of color, LGBTQIA+, unhoused people, formerly incarcerated individuals, and members of other marginalized communities are encouraged to apply.  The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, criminal history or parental status.  

LOCATION: Virtual (Supporting either Washington D.C. or St. Louis office)

COMPENSATION: $15/hr (30 hours per week)

Thank you for your interest in the internship program for the Office of Congresswoman Cori Bush. You can complete the application below. All applications must be submitted through the online application. Please do not call or stop into the office. If you need to submit a blind recommendation or have any questions, please email


We are now accepting applications, please complete and submit the Internship form here.

Applications for Summer internships (May-July) will close Monday, April 19th.