Hill Diversity


Politico Highlighted Joint Center Research on Senate Pathway Staff Diversity

POLITCO highlighted the Joint Center’s new report, “Pathway Staff Diversity in Senate Personal Offices,” sharing a breakdown of the study’s key findings.

From the article: “‘Employing a pathway staff that lacks diversity could limit the opportunity to employ a diverse top staff. Many congressional top staff job advertisements also specify a preference for candidates with previous Capitol Hill experience,’ wrote the study’s authors, LaShonda Brenson and Kimberly Victor. ‘Diversity in the pipeline would ensure that more staff of color meet the preference for Capitol Hill experience.'”

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