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"You Are F---ing Dead"--WI GOP Assemblywoman Recounts Dem Colleague's Death Threat

4:26 PM, Mar 1, 2011 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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Via Allahpundit, Wisconsin GOP assemblywoman Michelle Litjens talked to Fox News today about what it was like to hear Democratic assemblyman Gordon Hintz yell "You are f---ing dead!" while the assembly was voting to pass the budget repair bill:

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

Hintz apologized to Litjens yesterday only after his outburst was reported by talk radio host Charlie Sykes. "I apologized (Monday) when I learned my comments may have been taken personally by someone,” said Hintz.

You can hear Litjens' interview with Laura Ingraham here.

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