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Big Guns

by Steve Israel

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In response to efforts to ban handguns in America's cities, the CEO of an arms company, worried about his bottom line, introduces federal legislation that would require every American own a gun, in a darkly comic novel by a former U.S. Congressman.

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Former Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., served in Congress from 2001-2017. He is pictured here in 2014. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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A Bill To Make Every American Bear Arms, In The Novel 'Big Guns'

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