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Are you a congressional nerd, policy wonk or political junkie? If so, you should know that CQ Roll Call seeks a legislative tracking researcher to help maintain a datatbase of information from (and on) areas such as the Congressional Record, Federal Register, House and Senate floors and government personnel. This individual will work with other team members to ensure the comprehensiveness and accuracy of CQ Roll Call content. The BillTrack 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 and CQ operating systems.
Legislative Tracking Researchers cover House and Senate action gavel-to-gavel and must be available to work hours largely decided by the congressional schedule.
In the role you would be expected to:
To succeed in the role you must have: