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.

The election is around the corner, and many of you have voted already, but conservatives around the country are rallying around Jim Banks urging northeast Indiana to make the clear, conservative... See More
Brian Sikma wrote a piece recapping our race in The Resurgent yesterday.
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The Banks Report

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


Jim Banks' Latest TV Ad Strikes Positive Tone

Highlights “Courageous Conservative” Record


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:


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.


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:


Jim Banks Releases Detailed Immigration Policy Position

Fort Wayne, IN – Today, State Senator Jim Banks, conservative Republican candidate for Indiana’s Third Congressional District, released a detailed plan to secure our borders and halt illegal immigration.


Jim Banks Statement on Plan to Close Guantanamo Bay Detention Center

Jim Banks issues the following statement regarding President Barack Obama announcing his decision to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay:


Jim Banks Radio Commercial on the Air

The campaign launched our first radio commercial last week.


Gun Owners of America Endorse Jim Banks for Congress

The campaign learned today that Jim Banks has received the endorsement of the Gun Owners of America Political Victory Fund in his campaign for the Republican nomination for Indiana's Third Congressional District.

In their endorsement, Gun Owners of America PVF Chairman Tim Macy shares:


Statement From Senator Jim Banks on President Obama’s $4.1 Trillion Budget

Fort Wayne, IN – The following is a statement from State Senator Jim Banks, conservative Republican candidate for Indiana’s 3rd Congressional District, regarding President Obama’s proposed $4.1 trillion budget.