Do a political internship

Marcus DiPaola
3 min readNov 9, 2020

A political internship is a great way to become a more informed citizen because it will help you understand common issues people face when trying to interact with the government, will give you background on how laws are made, and will help you understand which people make which decisions and how those decisions are made.

If you’re not sure what you want to do in life but you care about politics, this is the guide for you.

If you are certain you want to do politics as a job, please switch to this slightly different guide I wrote for aspiring policy aides and…