Rep. Maxine Waters Backstage at NAACP Image Awards

Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., poses in the press room with the Chairman???s award at the 50th annual NAACP Image Awards on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Congress member Maxine Waters (D-CA) was honored with the Chairman’s Award at the 50th NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles. “I got the gavel and I’m not afraid to use it,” the congresswoman said Saturday while accepting the award.

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