Office of Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi represents the 8th District of Illinois, which includes Chicago’s west and northwest suburbs. He serves on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, the Committee on Oversight and Reform and as Chairman of its Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, Vice-Chair of the LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus, Co-Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Immigration Task Force, and as an Assistant Whip for the Democratic caucus.


Washington, DC

Internship Description

The Washington D.C. office of Representative Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) is currently accepting applications for a full-time Intern for the Summer of 2022. Duties include (but are not limited to): answering phones, opening and sorting mail, writing constituent correspondence, performing legislative research, and various other tasks to assist staff.

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Public Transit

Housing Provided 


10 Flexible 9:00am  6:00pm Yes No In person

Housing Information

There are many intern housing options near Capitol Hill, and there are many convenient public transit options.

Internship Qualifications

The ideal candidate for this internship will be team- and detail-oriented and have strong written and verbal communication skills. Illinois ties are preferred but not required. Women, people of color, and LGBTQ+ persons are encouraged to apply.

Writing Sample Requirement


Special Requirements

  • Vaccinations