About City & State
City & State New York, a platform of GovExec, is the premier media organization dedicated to covering local and state politics and policy. Our in-depth profiles, election trackers, legislative scoops and analyses are essential to New York’s leaders. We offer round-the-clock coverage through our award-winning commentary, weekly publications, daily newsletters and events.
City & State’s widely read Power Lists take an in-depth look at who is most politically powerful in the industries, places and diverse communities that define the state. They provide a window into the behind-the-scenes network of consultants, lobbyists and labor leaders who wield power in New York.
City & State is seeking a editorial intern with a passion for politics to help research our Power Lists. The Power Lists team is separate from City & State’s editorial team and focused exclusively on tracking power in New York. You will choose one list, and over the course of your internship, you will research and write short profiles of up to 100 people on that list. This is a part time (12-20 hours per week), paid, three-month internship beginning in September 2022. This internship will be mostly remote, with the option of working at our Manhattan office.
- Research who the power players are and how they flex their political muscle
- Work closely with editors to write and publish profiles on the most powerful people in New York
- Attend and contribute to Power List team planning meetings
- Interest in New York politics
- Interest in journalism
- Excellent time management and organizational skills
- Journalism and related majors are a plus
Please include a resume, cover letter and two samples of writing and/or journalism work with your application submission. Please apply no later than August 22, 2022.
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