Paid Internships Summer 2019

Paid Internships Summer 2019

Tired of seeing unpaid internship after unpaid internship? Well here is a list of paid internship opportunities for this summer. Check out below and apply! Don’t forget to mention that POI sent you! Scholars Strategy Network: Communications Intern Deadline: Rolling Applications Location: Cambridge, MA APAICS: Summer Internship Deadline: February 28th Location: Washington, D.C. Friends Committee on National Legislation: Summer Internship Deadline: March 29th Location: Washington, D.C Congressional Hunger Center: Zero

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WGBH: Elizabeth Warren Has Evolved: She Now Pays Interns More Than Anyone Else In Congress

WGBH: Elizabeth Warren Has Evolved: She Now Pays Interns More Than Anyone Else In Congress

At some point in the past few years, Sen. Elizabeth Warren got religion on interns. In 2014 and 2015, the Massachusetts Democrat paid a handful of interns a couple thousand dollars each, totaling less than $50,000 in payments to interns in the two years combined. The vast majority of her interns — usually about 100 per year — were unpaid. But last spring and summer, Warren became the single most

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Statement on Unpaid Internship Postings

Statement on Unpaid Internship Postings Washington, D.C. – Last September, both the House and the Senate appropriated almost $14 Million in funding for paid congressional internships, which is expected to create thousands of paid opportunities for young adults regardless of socioeconomic status. Speaker Pelosi’s office was integral in the creation and passage of this measure. When the funding was passed, Speaker Pelosi issued a statement in support of “this historic

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Newsweek: ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ WILL PAY INTERNS $15 ‘AT LEAST’ PER HOUR, UNLIKE 96 PERCENT OF HOUSE DEMOCRATS

Newsweek: ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ WILL PAY INTERNS $15 ‘AT LEAST’ PER HOUR, UNLIKE 96 PERCENT OF HOUSE DEMOCRATS

Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will reportedly pay interns she hires a minimum of $15 per hour, unlike most Republican and even more Democratic representatives.  Ocasio-Cortez’s chief of staff Saikat Chakrabarti confirmed to The Washington Post that the democratic socialist taking her House seat in January will pay “at least” $15 hourly to her interns.  That would be a huge gesture considering a study by Pay Our Interns last year found that only 3.6

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