Meet Jim Banks

Jim Banks has served his community in local government, the halls of the Statehouse and overseas as a Naval Reservist in Afghanistan. As a citizen, a sailor, an activist and a legislator he has consistently fought to defend our nation and our values and he wants you to join him as he takes that fight to Washington! Find out why so many think Jim is the right person to represent Northeast Indiana or join Team Banks to help us send him to Congress!

Meet Jim
FreedomWorks PAC

Our activists in Indiana’s third district want a candidate who is truly committed to the principles of individual liberty and limited government. That guy is Jim Banks. As a state senator, he has a proven record of championing freedom.

American Conservative Union

Jim Banks has fought for conservative principles, strong families, and a strong America for his entire life.

Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund

Jim has been a member of the Indiana state legislature for more than five years now. He doesn’t just talk the talk, he’s walked the walk – he has a proven record across the board on all the issues we care about.

The (Fort Wayne) News-Sentinel

We give Banks an edge because... he is somewhat more conservative (than his opponents).

Citizens United Political Victory Fund

Senator Jim Banks is a conservative change agent, plain and simple. He has an outstanding conservative record in the Indiana Senate and we trust him to continue his principled work in the U.S.

Indiana Right to Life PAC

Indiana Right to Life PAC is officially endorsing Jim Banks' ccandidacy for U.S. Representative. Our endorsement is based on a variety of factors including your completed canddiate survey and 100% pro-life voting record.

Allen County Right to Life PAC

The Allen County Right to Life Political Action Committee (PAC) has endorsed Jim Banks prior to the May 3 Primary Election. The PAC believes he, if elected, will be a dependable voice on pro-life issues for his constituents

Gun Owners of America

Electing Jim Banks to Congress will make Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and the anti-gun establishment miserable. That’s why Gun Owners of America is proud to endorse Jim Banks for Congress in Indiana’s 3rd Congressional District.

Eagle Forum PAC

I am proud to endorse State Senator Jim Banks. He is a vital voice for Indiana as a proven conservative leader.

Campaign for Working Families PAC

Jim Banks' tireless leadership in support of pro-family, pro-life, and pro-free enterprise policies is greatly valued by CWF and all of our members. We are proud to endorse your campaign for Indiana’s Third Congressional District.

I appreciate the endorsement of the Allen County Right to Life PAC. We have worked hard to make Indiana one of the most pro-life states in the nation and I'll continue that work in Washington, D.C.!
Thanks to the Kendallville Public Library for hosting a candidates forum this morning. Jim enjoyed the opportunity to speak to so many interested voters from in and around Kendallville. If you'd like... See More
Jim was pleased to help usher in the inaugural Benjamin Harrison Breakfast in Decatur with two great Republican County Chairmen, Jerry Walker from Adams County Indiana Republican Party and Ralph... See More

Jim Banks

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Obamacare didn't come up during last night's debate, but this misguided law is failing thousands of Hoosier familie… https://t.co/RHs20waMcC
Thanks to @ichooselifefw PAC for their endorsement! I am committed to fighting to protect innocent life. https://t.co/SaaD1mFESl #prolife
Today we remember and thank the mothers across America who have lost a son or daughter in service to our country #GoldStarMothersDay

The Banks Report

Stay up to date with all the latest news from the campaign.

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Jim Banks' Statement on Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt Ruling

Fort Wayne, IN - State Senator Jim Banks, Republican nominee for Indiana's Third Congressional District, made the following statement about the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt:

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Ambassador John Bolton Endorses 5 U.S. Veterans for Congress

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Ambassador John Bolton announced today his endorsement of U.S. House of Representatives candidates Steve Knight (CA-25), Jim Banks (IN-3), Ryan Zinke (MT-At-Large), Don Bacon (NE-2), and Mike Gallagher (WI-8).

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Jim Banks' Statement on House v. Burwell Ruling

Fort Wayne, IN - State Senator Jim Banks, Republican nominee for Indiana's Third Congressional District, made the following statement about U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary M. Collyer's ruling in House v. Burwell:

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Pat Miller Interviews Jim Banks on WOWO

Jim Banks intervewed by Pat Miller on WOWO about the primary election campaign and his plans should he be elected in November.

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Jim Banks' Statement on Primary Election Victory

Salutes competitors and vows to work to unite the Republican Party​

Fort Wayne, Ind. - Republican State Senator Jim Banks made the following statement on his primary election victory:

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Jim Banks' Latest TV Ad Strikes Positive Tone

Highlights “Courageous Conservative” Record

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Citizens United Political Victory Fund Endorses Jim Banks for Congress

Citizens United Political Victory Fund annoced today they are endorsing Jim Banks for Congress. In their endorsement David N. Bossie, President of Citizens United said:

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Radio Ad: Duty

Terrorists are attacking us overseas and here at home. Now is not the time to send someone to Washington who doesn't understand the risks we face. Jim Banks is a battle-tested conservative with the experience and record to get the job done.

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Statement from Senator Jim Banks on Attacks in Brussels

Fort Wayne, IN - The following is a statement from Indiana State Senator Jim Banks on the Belgium terrorist attack earlier today: