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Are you a legislative master, policy wonk or political junkie? If so, you should know that CQ Roll Call seeks a researcher to help maintain a database of information from (and on) areas such as government personnel, state legislators, and local-level government officials. This individual will work with other team members to ensure the comprehensiveness and accuracy of CQ Roll Call content. The researcher position requires exceptional accuracy and attention to detail, as well as the ability to work under pressure and meet firm deadlines.
Additional responsibilities include the timely and accurate production, publication and maintenance of various CQ.com databases, external data feeds and other content to provide CQ Roll Call with superior federal, state and local data. The job requires a strong attention to detail, thoroughness, and an understanding of the legislative process.
CQ Roll Call covers House and Senate action gavel-to-gavel and the successful candidate must be available to work hours largely decided by the congressional schedule.
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