Local grad gains valuable experience with Rep. Wolkins at the Statehouse

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, March 10, 2017

STATEHOUSE (March 10, 2017) – A local graduate is gaining experience as an intern with State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw) and his fellow members of the House of Representatives during the 2017 legislative session.

Rachel Bibler, a resident of Warsaw, is the daughter of William and Benita Bibler. A Warsaw Community High School graduate, Bibler attends Purdue University where she is majoring in mass communication and minoring in Spanish and political science.

As a legislative intern, Bibler corresponds with constituents through phone calls, letters and emails. She also helps staff committee hearings and floor proceedings.

“It is always a delight to see students from our community involved in our state’s government,” Wolkins said. “This experience is one I highly recommend for students who want to strengthen their resumes and learn more about our state along the way.”

The House of Representatives offers paid internship opportunities to college students, law-school students, graduate students and recent college graduates for the duration of each legislative session.

Visit www.indianahouserepublicans.com/internship for more information about the House Republican internship program.


State Rep. Dave Wolkins represents House District 18, which includes all of Wabash County and portions of Grant, Kosciusko, Miami counties.

 GAINING EXPERIENCE: Warsaw resident Rachel Bibler (left) joins State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw) (right) in the House Chamber located at the Indiana Statehouse. Bibler is interning with the House of Representatives throughout the 2017 legislative session.