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Call from student to boycott spring break over Florida's gun laws

Students step up activism ahead of national march on Washington

David Hogg, right
David Hogg, right (CNN)

PARKLAND, Fla. – Marjory Stoneman Douglas student and activist David Hogg suggested that students should boycott spring break trips to Florida until gun laws in the state change.

"Let's make a deal; Do not come to Florida for spring break unless gun legislation is passed," Senior David Hogg said on Twitter. "These politicians won't listen to us so maybe they'll listen to the billion-dollar tourism industry in Florida."

Visit Florida estimates the tourism industry brings in $100 billion to the state each year.

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