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:

“That Republican voters in Indiana’s Third Congressional District put their trust in me as their nominee is a great honor and very humbling. Thank you to everyone who believed in and supported my candidacy. Tonight would not have been possible without your hard work.”

“I faced opponents who ran vigorous campaigns, and I salute their hard work. I look forward to working with each of them in the coming months to ensure the Third Congressional District sends a conservative back to Washington.”

“I will also work tirelessly in the coming weeks to earn the support of the voters who backed my opponents, so we can unite as we work to deliver a much-needed conservative renaissance in Washington, D.C.”

“I also want to congratulate the rest of the Republican ticket moving into the November election. It is imperative we come together around our shared conservative values and advance the conservative cause in Indiana.”