(Washington Examiner) Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson reportedly hired a lawyer to defend her as a congressional investigators continue to probe her use of a private email to conduct government business, according to the Washington Free Beacon.

Jackson, who announced her resignation from the EPA in December amid a congressional probe, hired lawyer Barry Coburn from the D.C. firm Coburn & Greenbaum, according to a source.

Note: Read our discussion guidelines before commenting.