District 9 Paid Internship Opportunities

State Sen. Nancy Skinner was reelected in 2020 to represent the East Bay cities along the I-80 corridor from Rodeo to San Leandro. Sen. Skinner serves as chair of the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee and of the Legislative Women's Caucus. A social justice advocate and accomplished legislator, she has successfully passed many progressive laws to prevent gun violence, reform the criminal justice system, alleviate the state’s housing crisis, and fight climate change.

Sen. Skinner is also proud to offer paid internships in her Senate offices, and at different times during the year, seeks highly motivated interns to represent Senate District 9. This paid internship opportunity allows undergraduate or graduate-level students to explore a career in the Legislature. Sen. Skinner is committed to training, mentoring, and exposing young leaders to government and public service. She seeks individuals with strong organizational skills, commitment, and a passion to learn.

To see if Sen. Skinner currently has an opening for a paid internship, please go here.


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