Washington Program List of Internships

Here is a list of potential and past internship sites for Washington Program students. For a list of regularly updated internship sites, please visit Professor Pitney’s internship page.

21st Century Democrats


ABC News

Alliance for Global Justice

Alliance for Health Reform

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Bar Association

American Civil Liverties Union

American Constitution Society

American Enterprise Institute

The American Enterprise

American Federation of Teachers

American Foreign Service Association

The American Prospect

American Public Health Association

American Red Cross

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination League

Americans for Tax Reform

Amnesty International

The Angerholzer Team

APCO Worldwide


Atlantic Council of the United States

Biostar Group

Board of Governors, Federal Reserve

The Brookings Institution

Bureau of Economic Analysis


Cato Institute

CBS News

Center for American Progress

Center for Responsive Politics

Center for Science Policy & Outcomes

Center for Strategic and International Studies

Center on Budget & Policy Priorities

Children's Defense Fund

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW)


Common Cause

Competitive Enterprise Institute

Congressional Quarterly

Constitutional Accountability Center

Cooper & Kirk

Cornerstone Government Affairs

Corporation for National Service

Council on Environmental Quality

Council on Foreign Relations

Council on Hemispheric Affairs

D.C. Legislative and Regulatory Services

D.C. Public Defender Service

Decision Research

Defense Threat Reduction Agency

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC)

Democratic Governors Association

Democratic National Committee

Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

The Dershowitz Group

Development Transformations

Downey McGrath Group

EFJ Capital

Embassy of Canada

Embassy of Mexico

EMILY's List

Environmental Protection Agency

Federal Election Commission

Federal Judicial Center

Federal Reserve Board of Governors

The Feminist Majority Foundation

Fontheim International, LLC

Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Friends of the Earth

Fund for Peace

Global Trade Watch

Healthcare Leadership Council

The Heritage Foundation

The Hill

House Budget Committee

House Committee on Education in the Workforce

House Committee on Energy and Commerce

House Committee on Foreign Affairs

House Committee on Small Business

House Committee on Ways & Means

House Democratic Caucus

House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Security

House International Relations Committee

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

House Policy Committee

House Republican Conference

House Republican Policy Committee

House Rules Committee

House Ways and Means Committee

The Hudson Institute

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Policy Studies

Interfaith Alliance

International Crisis Group

International Trade Administration

Judge Anna Blackburne-Rigsby

K & L Gates

Karl Rove & Company

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Korea Economic Institute

Luntz Research Company

Meridian International Center


NASA Headquarters History Office

National Affairs

National Association of Evangelicals

National Association of Manufacturers

National Audubon Society

National Black Child Development Institute

National Democratic Institute

National Endowment for Democracy

National Endowment for the Arts

National Foreign Trade Council

National Jewish Coalition

National Jewish Democratic Council

National Research Council

National Strategies, Inc.

National Women's Health Network

National Women's Political Caucus

No Labels

The Ocean Foundation

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Partners for Livable Communities

Patton Boggs

People for the American Way

Politics Under 30

the polling company

Population Action International

Precision Strategies

President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities

President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities

Presidential Inaugural Committee


Program on International Policy Attitudes

Project for the Republication Future

Project on Government Oversight

Public Education Network

Public Forum Institute

Public Opinion Strategies

Refugees International

Representative & Republican Leader John Boehner

Representative & Speaker of the House, Dennis Hastert

Representative Brad Sherman

Representative Brian Baird

Representative Chris Cannon

Representative Christopher Cox

Representative Darrell Issa

Representative David Bonior

Representative David Dreier

Representative David Wu

Representative Dick Armey

Representative Ed Markey

Representative Ellen Tauscher

Representative George Miller

Representative Henry Bonilla

Representative Jan Schakowsky

Representative Janice Hahn

Representative Jennifer Dunn

Representative Jerry Lewis

Representative Jerry Weller

Representative Jim McDermott

Representative Ken Bentsen

Representative Ken Calvert

Representative Kevin McCarthy

Representative Loretta Sanchez

Representative Lynn Woolsey

Representative Mark Udall

Representative Mazie Hirono

Representative Nancy Pelosi

Representative Norm Dicks

Representative Patsy Mink

Representative Paul Ryan

Representative Peter De Fazio

Representative Richard Gephardt

Representative Rosa de Lauro

Representative Scott Peters

Representative Tom Lantos

Representative Vic Fazio

Representative Xavier Becerra

Representative Zoe Lofgren

Republican National Committee

Roll Call

Securities and Exchange Commission

Senate Budget Committee

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs

Senate Democratic Policy Committee

Senate Democratic Steering Committee

Senate Finance Committee

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Senate Judiciary Committee

Senator Barack Obama

Senator Brian Schatz

Senator Daniel Akaka

Senator Dianne Feinstein

Senator Jeff Bingaman

Senator Jeff Merkley

Senator John Breaux

Senator John Kyl

Senator Kelly Ayotte

Senator Maria Cantwell

Senator Norm Coleman

Senator Patty Murray

Senator Ron Wyden

Senator Spencer Abraham

The Sierra Club

Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

Terry Turner and Associates


Town Hall

Townsend & Associates

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of State

U.S. Department of Treasury

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

U.S. Supreme Court

U.S.. Department of Agriculture

United Nations Development Program


Venn Strategies

Washington International Trade Association

Washington Office on Latin America

The Weekly Standard

West Wing Writers

Western Hemispheric Affairs

Wexler and Walker Public Policy Associates

The White House – Chief of Staff

The White House - Council of Economic Advisers

The White House - Council of Environmental Quality

The White House - Domestic Policy Council

White House Initiative on American Indian & Alaska Native Education

The White House - Internship Director

The White House - Office of Communications Research

The White House - Office of Intergovernmental Affairs

The White House - Office of Management and Administration

The White House - Office of Management and Budget

The White House - Office of Media Affairs

The White House - Office of Political Affairs

The White House - Office of Presidential Personnel

The White House - Office of Speech Writing

The White House - Office of the Vice President

The White House - Photo Office

The White House - Press Office

The White House - Science and Technology

The White House - Visitors Office

Women's Foreign Policy Group

Woodrow Wilson Center

Worldwatch Institute