Capitol Hill intern arrested for doxxing of senators during Ford-Kavanaugh hearing

Capitol Hill intern arrested for doxxing of senators during Ford-Kavanaugh hearing
Shiela Jackson Lee (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – Interestingly, MSM outlets like USA Today aren’t mentioning that Cosko worked most recently for Sheila Jackson Lee.  USAT says only that he worked for Maggie Hassan months ago.  Apparently he’s been accused of other things cyber, raising the question how he got multiple intern gigs on the Hill.]

U.S. Capitol Police said 27-year-old Jackson Cosko was charged with making public restricted personal information, witness tampering, threats in interstate communication, unauthorized access of a government computer, identity theft, second-degree burglary and unlawful entry. Police added that the investigation was continuing and more charges could be filed.

Senior congressional sources tell Fox News that Cosko most recently worked as an unpaid intern for Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas. He previously worked with Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., and former Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer of California. A LinkedIn page with Cosko’s name on it describes him as a “Democratic Political Professional & Cybersecurity Graduate Student.”

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