Jim Banks

Ranking member Jim Banks of Ind., speaks during a House Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel, hearing about Military Criminal Investigative Organization Reform Recommendations from the Fort Hood Independent Review Committee, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, March 16, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Rep. Banks grills Adm. Gilday on ‘critical race theory’ in U.S Navy

Congressman Jim Banks (R-Ind.) recently criticized a top U.S. Navy officer for advancing critical race theory among his fellow service members. During a hearing Tuesday, the Republican representative took aim at Adm. Michael Gilday while asking why he’s promoting a book that talks about ”explicitly anti-American teachings.”