Make History: Work for America's Legislatures
- Serve Your Community
- Shape Public Policy
- Advise Legislative Leaders
- Craft Legislation
- Advocate for Causes
- Ensure Government Accountability
- Use and Create Innovative Technology Platforms
After watching this video, can you picture yourself working here and making a difference in people's lives? Learn more about career path choices and search for legislative jobs now! Legislative staff members around the country and the National Conference of State Legislatures are teaming up to invite you to learn more about the opportunities and rewards of working for state legislatures.
No matter what your job entails, if you are a legislative staffer, the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) is your professional organization. NCSL is your resource on legislative issues, your one-stop shop for professional development and your connection to legislative staffers around the country.
Workers are needed to keep the wheels of government turning. They do policy research, draft bills, write legal opinions, evaluate programs and assess how legislation will affect the state's budget. They have other roles, too, including helping constituents, handling public relations, providing building security and information technology support.