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Rep. Jim Banks on the Biden Administration's "Appeasement" Policies

Rep. Jim Banks, chairman of the Republican Study Committee, was interviewed by Clifford Smith, director of the Middle East Forum's Washington Project, in an April 23 Middle East Forum webinar (video) about changes in U.S. foreign policy under the Biden administration. Banks sees the Biden administration's "appeasement" foreign policy as...
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Rep. Jim Banks: Liz Cheney 'failed' in House GOP leadership role

Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., on Sunday said that Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming has "failed" in her leadership role as the House Republican Conference chairwoman. Banks, the chair of the influential Republican Study Committee caucus, told "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris Wallace that he believes that Cheney has become a "distraction" and that he believes House Republicans should be unified in a single mission to oppose the "radical, dangerous Biden agenda" and win back the majority next year.
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Whitko Career Academy Honored By Congressman Jim Banks

Congressman Jim Banks recognized Whitko Career Academy in the House of Representatives March 1 and shared the official congressional record at the school Friday. On March 1, Banks recognized the academy for “their impressive work to help young Hoosiers succeed in the 21st-century workforce. ... Upwards of 500 students walk through the doors of the academy each day. Inside, each student engages in hands-on, skills-based learning. Made possible through partnerships with The 80/20 Foundation Trust and the Whitley County Community Foundation, the academy gives these students the tools they need to pursue livelihoods in manufacturing, engineering, agriculture, technology, education and more,” Banks said. “Earlier this month, the academy formed a three-way partnership with WishBone Medical Inc. in Warsaw and Red Star Contract Manufacturing to bolster the academy’s engineering curriculum. Students will be manufacturing components for one of Wish Bone’s pediatric medical devices. This year, the academy will also serve as the home of the Whitko Agriculture Program and Future Farmers of America ... In the year and a half since its founding, Whitko Career Academy has established itself as a model for career and technical education.”
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Activist group demanding Rep. Jim Banks resign

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - A local activist group plans to protest outside of U.S. Representative Jim Banks office to demand his resignation. United Activists of Fort Wayne Indiana says 'Banks is undermining our democracy'. At the Fort Wayne Federal Building, activists will demand his resignation after the...
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Congressman Jim Banks responds to local protest

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) -- A protest Thursday involving about a dozen people in Fort Wayne, included calls for Congressman Jim Banks to step down. He tells Fort Wayne's NBC News that the protest was "laughable." As for Wednesday's violence in Washington? He says it was "sickening." Fort...
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Rep. Jim Banks Announces Service Academy Nominees

(FORT WAYNE) – Today, Rep. Jim Banks announced he has nominated 8 students from Indiana’s 3rd Congressional District for acceptance to U.S. Service Academies’ Class of 2025. Banks said: “Congratulations to these eight patriotic young men and women. They’ve already shown a remarkable commitment to their country, and I’m certain...
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Aug. 5 - U.S. Rep. Jim Banks tours SDI of Columbia City, Nucor in Waterloo

Aug. 5, 2020 - U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, who represents northeast Indiana, visited two regional steel manufacturers. Banks was joined by House Chief Deputy Whip Drew Ferguson during visits Aug. 4 to the Structural and Rail Division of Steel Dynamics, Inc. in Columbia City and Nucor’s Metal Building Division in Waterloo.