With Project Arizona, you are guaranteed an internship with leading state policy group, attorney office, media outlet or museum. Our concern is to match your candidacy well with your internship provider. Thus you can be assured that your internship will benefit your career and strengthen your position on the market. Your internship will be 3-5 days a week, from morning until early afternoon - you will finish early enough to make it for classes at ASU.
Project Arizona 2018 Internship Providers
Goldwater Institute(www.goldwaterinstitute.org) drives results by working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and strengthen the freedom guaranteed to all Americans in the constitutions of the United States and all fifty states. Its early years Goldwater Institute focused on defending liberty in Barry Goldwater’s home state of Arizona. Today, the Goldwater Institute is a national leader for constitutionally limited government respected by the left and right for its adherence to principle and real world impact. No less a liberal icon than the New York Times calls the Goldwater Institute a "watchdog for conservative ideals" that plays an "outsized role" in American political life.
Americans for Prosperity Arizona Chapter (www.aztaxpayers.org) exists to recruit, educate, and mobilize citizens in support of the policies and goals of a free society at the local, state, and federal level, helping every American live their dream – especially the least fortunate. Americans for Prosperity has a vision for an America where truly free markets allow for free and prosperous people. AFP uses cutting-edge tools and technology to support a network of more than 2.8 million engaged citizens who are working to bring that vision to life.
Libertarian Party in Arizona (www.azlp.org) is the third largest political party in Arizona as well as in the entire United States. Libertarians believe the answer to America's political problems is the same commitment to freedom that earned America its greatness: free-market economy and the abundance and prosperity it brings; a dedication to civil liberties and personal freedom that marks this country above all others; a foreign policy of non-intervention, peace, and free trade as prescribed by America's founders.
The Kolodin Law Group PLLC is a small law firm serving both commercial and political clients. It specializes in the fields of real estate and election law. Notable cases and representations have included several election integrity cases and well as representing Jeb Bush. The Kolodin Law Group's offices are located in midtown Phoenix.
Arizona Jewish Historical Society (https://azjhs.org) was founded in order to preserve the rich heritage of Arizona’s Jewish communities and to educate the public about the Jewish contributions to Arizona and American life. In addition, the society seeks to promote greater awareness of our state’s diverse history through a variety of educational programs.
Clint Bolick - Associate Justice at Supreme Court of Arizona - Previously, he served as Vice President of Litigation at the Goldwater Institute, where he sued government bureaucrats on behalf of citizens rights. He co-founded the Institute for Justice, where he was the Vice President and Director of Litigation from 1991 until 2004. He led two cases that went before the Supreme Court of the United States. He has also defended state-based school choice programs in the Supreme Courts of Wisconsin and Ohio.
Institute for Justice (http://ij.org)- is the National Law Firm for Liberty. The Institute for Justice combines cutting-edge litigation, sophisticated media relations, strategic research, boots-on-the-ground advocacy and much more to fight on behalf of those individuals who are denied their constitutional rights. Despite the challenge of taking on powerful government officials and entrenched precedents, IJ is successful in winning 70 percent of its cases in the court of law, in the court of public opinion or through legislative reforms.
Cartier Law (https://www.cartierlaw.com/)- We are more than just lawyers. We are advocates who recognize the need of quality legal representation. Our clients are as diverse as the areas we practice. From the indigent to multi billion dollar corporations--our clients can count on us to deliver excellence. Our commitment to justice empowers us to fight for justice one client at a time, and with each case we strive to make change in our communities. We push to create real, positive change in each and every case.
Williams & Associates (http://williamsandassociatesaz.com/) is a full service government relations firm that helps clients sort through complex business problems to find political solutions. These solutions can be as simple as a letter from a key public official or as complex as overhauling state law. Regardless, once our clients choose a course of action, we become tenacious advocates, pushing the issue to a successful conclusion. Our reputation for professionalism, reliability and success is among the best in the state. We are very well qualified to help businesses navigate the complex and turbulent waters of state and local government.
The Compact for America (http://www.compactforamerica.org/) initiative condenses four state legislative acts (the Article V application, delegate appointment, prohibition on an invalid convention conducted without authority, ratification) into one legislative act – the Compact for America. The Compact itself would ultimately unite the 38 signing states into proposing, voting on and ratifying a Balanced Budget Amendment at a convention and appoints all delegates for the signing states, defines the convention rules, and prohibits any signing state from ratifying or participating in any convention that disregarded its state-assigned agenda. The Compact is designed to give the states a more convenient, targeted and powerful vehicle to originate constitutional amendments than the ordinary Article V process.
Gen Next Arizona (http://gennext.com/) is an invitation-only organization of successful individuals dedicated to learning about and becoming engaged with the most pressing challenges facing future generations. With the collective influence of its national network of Members, Gen Next aims to ensure anyone can achieve success by expanding the opportunities that await them.