Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) continued her busy week in the headlines, telling a forum of the unemployed in Inglewood, California her feelings about a certain right-wing movement.

“The tea party can go to hell,” said Waters, as she urged her colleagues in Congress to focus more on creating jobs. “I’m not afraid of anybody. This is a tough game. You can’t be intimidated. You can’t be frightened.”

WATCH: Video From ABC 7 Los Angeles on August 20, 2011.