Business Junior Interns on Capitol Hill

Madison Pergrem in Washington, D.C.

An opportunity to work on Capitol Hill would be a dream for many students, but for Madison Pergrem, that dream became a reality. The Eastern Kentucky University junior spent the summer interning with Sixth District Congressman Andy Barr and U.S. Senator and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Pergrem spent the first six weeks of her internship working in the press office of the latter. While there, she was able to attend press conferences, lead tours of the capitol, and assist in constituent services.

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Published on August 22, 2017