About Tom Harkin
Read Tom's biography and find a list of his Senate committee assignments.
Learn About The Senate
The Senate's official Web site includes helpful information for students and teachers.
- Learning About The Legislative Process
- Senate History
- Iowa's Senators
- Virtual Capitol Tour
- List Of Senators
Information to help plan a trip to the capital city with your family or classmates.
Contact Senator Harkin's office and let Tom know how you feel about his work on the issues that matter to you, your family and your community.
An internship in one of Senator Harkin's offices can be educational as well as fun! Interns are needed throughout the year in Washington and in the Senator's Iowa offices.
United States Senate Youth Program
The United States Senate Youth Program, established in 1962 by U.S. Senate Resolution, is a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service.
This page guides students through the process of locating and applying for financial aid; and repaying student loans.
If you are an Iowa resident and are interested in attending one of the service academies, you may obtain application information from Senator Harkin's Cedar Rapids office.