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Legislators

What they do:
Develop, introduce or enact laws and statutes at the local, tribal, State, or Federal level. Includes only workers in elected positions.
On the job, you would:
  • Analyze and understand the local and national implications of proposed legislation.
  • Appoint nominees to leadership posts, or approve such appointments.
  • Confer with colleagues to formulate positions and strategies pertaining to pending issues.

Knowledge

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Skills

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Abilities

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Personality

People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.

Technology

You might use software like this on the job:

Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word
  • XMetaL Author
Data base user interface and query software
  • Microsoft Access Hot Technology
  • Microsoft SQL Server Hot Technology
Desktop publishing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe FrameMaker
  • Rocket/Folio NXT

Education

Education: (rated 4 of 5)

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Job Outlook

Below Average Outlook
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
Salary
$20,500
per year, on average
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