Jim Rubens

Northeast Regional Coordinator Jim Rubens Discusses National Security Vs. Political Corruption in The Fulcrum

December 23, 2020

Rubens was a Republican state senator in New Hampshire from 1994 to 1998. He is now on the board of American Promise, which seeks to amend the Constitution to allow tighter controls on money in politics, and New England chairman of the democracy reform group Take Back Our Republic. Pay-to-play crony capitalism is much more profitable than the rough-and-tumble, generally incremental gains of market competition. Companies can generate a stunning 760-to-1 return on lobbying and campaign contributions in the form of no-bid supply contracts, […]

Read More

The Conservative Case to Get Money Out with American Promise

July 29, 2020

Last night Executive Director John Pudner participated in a webinar hosted by our partner organization American Promise. John was joined by TBOR Northeast Regional Coordinator Jim Rubens along with a number of other conservatives from across the nation to discuss big money and how it affects our political system. You can watch the webinar in its entirety below and can find John’s opening remarks at the 16:21 mark of the video.

Read More

TBOR New England Coordinator Featured in the Hill

August 8, 2019

Take Back Our Republic’s New England Chair, Jim Rubens, was featured in the Hill this week. The former New Hampshire State Senator who fought against big gambling interests during his legislative years now focuses on our political reform issues. He has represented TBOR in several states, and you can read his entire op-ed here.

Read More

Take Back Our Republic President and Coordinator Talk 28th Amendment in DC

May 23, 2019

Yesterday on Capitol Hill Take Back Our Republic Board President Francis Johnson, along with New England Regional Chair Jim Rubens spoke to a bipartisan group of legislators about the need for a 28th Amendment. “We need to get dark money out of politics. It stifles free speech” said Board President Francis Johnson during the briefing. Johnson and Rubens were also joined by members of American Promise, a partner organization, focused on the 28th Amendment. Special thanks to all who attended […]

Read More

TBOR New England Chair Speaks at Senate Committee

May 3, 2019

“Our constitution’s framers crafted history’s most remarkable form of government,” said former Republican state senator Jim Rubens.  “But as our framers warned, survival of our republic rests on both active citizenship and trust that our representatives are acting in our best interest. That trust is gone. We need action by Congress to restore it.” Rubens, who lives in Etna and is New England Chair of Take Back Our Republic,  cited a recent Rasmussen poll showing that 53% of voters now believe that government […]

Read More

Take Back ED Addresses Activists from 26 States in Chicago on Tragic Weekend

August 13, 2017

On a tragic weekend that featured the second bloody political attack this summer – conservatives Jim Rubens (former New Hampshire State Senator) and Take Back Our Republic Executive Director John Pudner reached across the political divide to address activists from 26 states gathered for a Wolf-PAC training session in Chicago. Pudner was national and religion editor for the Charlottesville Daily Progress, the home newspaper of the city that witnessed the deadly car attack by a right wing Ohioan less than […]

Read More

Conservatives join New Hampshire rally in support of campaign finance reform

January 30, 2015

January 28th, 2015 By Elizabeth Lindquist –The Rock River Times CONCORD, New Hampshire _Several prominent conservatives rallied with independents and liberals in Concord, New Hampshire, Jan. 21, to support reforming the way political campaigns are funded. The rally took place Jan. 21, on the final day of the New Hampshire Rebellion march and on the fifth anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court_s Jan. 21, 2010, ruling in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. The Citizens United ruling found that, contrary […]

Read More
TBOR Logo (white Background)

Take Back Our Republic strive to be the leading organization in promoting a culture in politics where character and ideas are the basis of being elected and every election is financed with transparency, primarily by the people to be represented and not by outside interests. Headquartered in Auburn, AL since 2015, TBOR has strong financial backing, an engaged board, more than 100 volunteer coordinators in 47 states, and a staff who stands by our mission.

CONTACT US

  • 334-329-7258

  • 165 E Magnolia Ave., Suite 203 Auburn, Alabama 36830

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Learn about how we're taking back our republic. We'll send periodic updates to your email address.

Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.
Scroll to Top