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After attack, a New York rep received an e-mail saying, ‘One down, 216 to go’

Representative Claudia Tenney, a New York Republican (far left), watched as President Donald Trump held up an executive order that he had signed.
Representative Claudia Tenney, a New York Republican (far left), watched as President Donald Trump held up an executive order that he had signed. AP/File

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney received a threatening e-mail shortly after a man opened fire on members of Congress and others on a baseball field.

The subject line read, ‘‘One down, 216 to go...’’

That’s according to the New York Republican’s spokeswoman, Hannah Andrews, who said her office alerted Capitol Police.

There are 238 Republicans in the House, but 217 voted for a bill that would repeal and replace President Barack Obama’s health law. It was unclear whether the e-mail writer was referring to that vote.