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U.S. Congressman threatens reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - U.S. Congressman Michael Grimm physically threatened a news reporter after Tuesday night's State of the Union Address.    

Grimm: "If you ever do that to me again."

Reporter: "Why? Why? It's a valid question."

Grimm: -Inaudible- "No. No. You're not man enough. You're not man enough. I'll break you in half like a boy."

Congressman Grimm defended his actions in a statement to the news station, saying quote "I doubt that I am the first member of Congress to tell off a reporter, and I am sure I won't be the last."

New York One has demanded an apology.