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.

Combat Veterans for Congress PAC

The Combat Veterans For Congress PAC is pleased to endorse Indiana State Senator Jim Banks, Lt(jg)/USNR, who will bring to Congress his private sector skills and wisdom to better solve problems in government and represent the 3rd Congres

Club for Growth

Jim is a top conservative leader for economic freedom in the Indiana legislature. He was at the forefront of the right-to-work fight and led in the battle to end the state’s death tax. The Club’s PAC believes Jim Banks would be a strong voice in Congress for lower taxes, less spending, and smaller government.

Tea Party Express

Jim Banks has proven to be a thoughtful and courageous conservative leader in Indiana’s State Senate. Voter’s in Indiana’s 3rd District can rest easy knowing Jim Banks is fighting for them in our nation’s capitol.

Home School Legal Defense Association PAC

We believe Jim Banks is a strong conservative and the pro-family, pro-homeschooling candidate in an important race. The values he represents are crucial in our fight to continue preserving homeschool freedom for families across the country.

FRC Action PAC

These are challenging times and the nation is looking for principled leaders. Senator Banks has compiled a consistent record on the issues that matter most.

Madison Project

The 3rd Congressional District of Indiana needs a strong conservative like it has in Marlin Stutzman, and that’s why we’re endorsing Jim Banks for U.S.

Liberty Conservatives Magazine

We here at Liberty Conservatives believe Mr. Banks to be a true constitutionalist in the Jeffersonian spirit and are certain that he will be a consistent advocate for limited government and economic freedom if elected to Congress.

Concerned Women PAC

Jim Banks will be a true conservative for Indiana’s 3rd District. He is someone who understands our foundational underpinnings and will put his life on the line to fight for America and our freedoms.

Earlier today Jim shared some thoughts on our national defense that were inspired by the series of meetings he's had with voters across the district. If you missed his comments or you're not on... See More
We are taking the campaign to living rooms and libraries all over the Third District to talk about the issues of our day - strengthening our national security, making sure our children and... See More
We had another delightful evening and fireside chat at a Team Banks meet and greet this evening. As voters talk to Jim about what we are facing as a nation, it is clear he is the kind of leader we... See More

Jim Banks

on Twitter

RT @ianbremmer: Kabul, Afghanistan. Not the view we're usually getting.
RT @Heritage_Action: ISIS will thrive as long as the President lets them. It's time for new leadership.
Earlier I posted about defense issues inspired by meetings with #in03 voters. If you missed it you can read them at:

The Banks Report

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


Jim Banks Shares Thoughts About National Security is Series of Tweets

If you follow the campaign's Facebook page you know that Jim Banks has been meeting with many voters over the past few days.


Jim Banks For Congress Welcomes Russ Jehl To The Team

The Jim Banks for Congress campaign is proud to announce that Russ Jehl is joining our campaign team today in a full time capacity as the campaign’s Political Director who will focus on leading the campaign’s efforts to win Fort Wayne. Jehl said:


Thomas Massie Endorses Jim Banks for Congress

Jim Banks was honored to be joined by Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) on the campaign trial today for a full day of activites. While he was in northeast Indiana Rep. Massie endorsed Banks for Congress. During a radio interview with Pat Miller he said:


Banks for Congress Launches Veterans Advisory Council

Fort Wayne - In honor of Veterans Day today, candidate for Indiana’s Third Congressional District State Senator Jim Banks announced the creation of his Veterans Advisory Council.


Jim Banks Disappointed with President Obama's Veto of Keystone Pipeline

Earlier today, President Barack Obama vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline. Upon learning of President Obama's veto, Jim Banks shared the following:


U.S. Senator Ben Sasse Endorses Jim Banks for Congress

Today Jim Banks received the endorsement of Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE), a conservative leader in the United States Senate. 


Jim Banks attends Come to Table Dinner in Bluffton for House of Hope Northeast Indiana

Last night Jim Banks attened a Come to Table Dinner for House of Hope Northeast Indiana at Bluffton First Church of the Nazarene. Those who atteneded the dinner heard an ecouraging message from Beth Nimmo, who shared the story of her daughter Rachel Joy Scott.


Combat Veterans for Congress PAC Endorses Jim Banks for Congress

The Combat Veterans for Congress PAC is the most recent organization to endorse Jim Banks for Congress. This organization supports conservative combat veterans who are running for Congress.


Banks Announces Filing Third Quarter FEC Report

Fort Wayne, IN – Yesterday, the Jim Banks for Congress campaign filed its second FEC report of the campaign for the quarter ending on October 15, 2015. The Jim Banks for Congress campaign received 228 donations totaling $161,594 raised this quarter.