Youth Summer Jobs/Internships

City of Houston Welcome to the City of Houston Summer Jobs Program! This summer, city departments are opening their doors to provide opportunities for you to earn while you learn about what it takes to serve the residents of the nation’s 4th largest city. Most positions are for 32 hours per week, at $7.25 per…

Harming the weak at Christmas

By: Eddie Bernice Johnson Recently, Congress passed a tough budget agreement that set the funding levels of government for the next two years.  This agreement addressed several issues, but also left 1.3 million Americans looking for work without the support of unemployment insurance during this holiday season. While the proposed agreement that was recently  passed…