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We’ve had enough of thoughts and prayers. If you supported us, you would have made a change long ago. So this is to every lawmaker out there: No longer can you take money from the NRA. We are coming after you. We are coming after every single one of you, demanding that you take action.

— Delaney Tarr, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, during a day of action at the Florida statehouse in Tallahassee.