Congresswoman Maxine Waters warns would-be assassins they 'better shoot ...

US Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) fearlessly warned would-be assassins on Saturday that if they intend to target her, they 'better shoot straight.'

While delivering an address at an immigration rally held in Los Angeles, Waters told an enthusiastic crowd that despite all the abuse she's braved over the past several weeks, she will not be deterred in opposing Republican President Donald .

'I know that there are those who are talking about censuring me, talking about kicking me out of Congress, talking about shooting me, talking about hanging me,' Waters during the rally. 

Waters told an enthusiastic crowd in Los Angeles that she will not relent despite all the abuse she's braved over the past several weeks

Waters told an enthusiastic crowd in Los Angeles that she will not relent despite all the abuse she's braved over the past several weeks

'All I have to say is this, if you shoot me you better shoot straight, there's nothing like a wounded animal,' she added to cheers. 

Earlier this week, Waters was forced to cancel rallies in Texas and Alabama due to a 'very serious death threat.' 

The 79-year-old congresswoman said that harassment aimed towards her has intensified since she called for

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