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    Parkland students say they’ll keep working on gun-control efforts

    WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Student Cameron Kasky addresses the March for Our Lives rally on March 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators, including students, teachers and parents gathered in Washington for the anti-gun violence rally organized by survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on February 14 that left 17 dead. More than 800 related events are taking place around the world to call for legislative action to address school safety and gun violence. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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    Cameron Kasky, a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student, addressed the March for Our Lives rally in Washington on Saturday.

    Two students from Parkland, Fla., who helped to organize the March for our Lives rally in Washington, D.C., on Saturday said their efforts aren’t finished.

    Speaking on “Fox News Sunday,” Cameron Kasky said the gun-control measures by Florida officials and by President Trump don’t go far enough.

    “I think assault weapons need to be banned,” he said. “Small weapons need more restrictions. These are all common sense.”

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    He said he does not support a ban on every kind of firearm, despite the worries of gun advocates.

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    “The NRA wants people to think that. They’re fear-mongering. They’re trying to exploit peoples’ fears.”

    Gun advocates have said the students are pawns in use by people who want stricter gun laws.

    “They can’t attack our argument, so they have to attack us personally,” Kasky said. “I can’t imagine how much lower they can get.”

    Delaney Tarr, a Parkland student who spoke at the Washington rally, said she has noted the “support and positivity” she and other students have received. “We know we’re going to have to keep working on this.”

    Mandatory Credit: Photo by JIM LO SCALZO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9475179ae) Delaney Tarr March For Our Lives in Washington, USA - 24 Mar 2018 Delaney Tarr, a survivor of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, speaks at during the March For Our Lives in Washington, DC, USA, 24 March 2018. March For Our Lives was organized in response to the 14 February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The student activists demand that their lives and safety become a priority, and an end to gun violence and mass shootings in schools.
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    Delaney Tarr spoke in Washington on Saturday.