Congressional Staff: Duties and Functions of Selected Positions

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The United States Congress conducts several types of activities for which it employs staff. These activities include assisting Members in official responsibilities in personal, committee, leadership, or administrative office settings. This report focuses on positions in House and Senate personal offices (Member staff), and provides sample position descriptions for 14 positions with similar job titles in each chamber. This report, which will be updated as warranted, is one of several CRS products focusing on various aspects of congressional operations and administration. Others are listed within this report.

Creator(s): Petersen, R. Eric
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: November 4, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Petersen, R. Eric

Specialist in American National Government

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: November 4, 2010
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Description:

The United States Congress conducts several types of activities for which it employs staff. These activities include assisting Members in official responsibilities in personal, committee, leadership, or administrative office settings. This report focuses on positions in House and Senate personal offices (Member staff), and provides sample position descriptions for 14 positions with similar job titles in each chamber. This report, which will be updated as warranted, is one of several CRS products focusing on various aspects of congressional operations and administration. Others are listed within this report.

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13 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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