Subject: Freelance Writing Position – Jane Doe
I read your job posting with interest.
In my position as Business Representative for Union Local 080, I wrote feature articles for the website, managed content and link submissions, and wrote and sent a weekly email newsletter to subscribers.
While Legislative Director for Assemblyperson Susan Smith, I researched, drafted and amended legislation, wrote press releases, and was responsible for office communications and correspondence.
I also have extensive experience writing on a freelance basis on labor issues, which, I believe, would be an ideal match for this position. Articles are available for your review at:
Additional writing samples and my resume are attached. If I can provide you with any further information on my background and qualifications, please let me know.
I look forward to hearing from you. Thank you for your consideration.
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