(WTNH) – You need pretty thick skin to be a politician. For all of your supporters and cheerleaders, there are opponents and detractors.

These days, people seem to think it’s OK to publicly bash politicians on social media and even in public to the point where it gets downright venomous.

Last week, a Tolland man was accused of threatening and harassing Republican State Rep. Tammy Nuccio and was arrested.

Nuccio is discussing the incident.

Watch the video above for the full segment.