Health Project Intern, Summer 2012
School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ‘12
Major: Political Science and philosophy
Current Position: Policy Analyst, Breakaway Policy Strategies
Intern Duties: Assisted with policy research, drafted sections for policy reports and issue briefs, authored blog posts and managed event logistics.
Best Intern Memory: Tracking and analyzing the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the constitutionality of President Obama’s health care reform law in real-time as it was released on the morning of June 28, 2012.
On the importance of bipartisanship: A commitment to bipartisanship is the best way to find pragmatic and politically feasible solutions in our political system. On being in D.C.: As the center of the policymaking world, it’s the best place to work in policy!
On being in D.C.: As the center of the policymaking world, it’s the best place to work in policy!