From an early age, Frank LaRose committed to putting the needs of others before his own. Service to his country, state, and family, rooted in his Christian faith, has defined Frank’s life. As a young man, Frank earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest in the Boy Scouts. As a soldier, he fought to bring peace and democracy across the globe. And, in the state legislature he has earned the respect of his colleagues and those he serves for his dedicated and conscientious approach to solving problems. Frank is a decorated combat veteran, former member of the U.S. Specials Forces, loving husband, son, brother and father who currently serves the citizens of northeast Ohio in the Ohio Senate. As a state senator, Frank has written laws that protect the integrity of the ballot box, modernize voter registration and prevent voter fraud. And he’s worked to cut burdensome regulations on small businesses and streamline communication between state government and small business owners. He has championed lower taxes for all Ohioans and cut red tape so that free market enterprises can flourish and Ohio families can prosper. Frank earned the Bronze Star for his service in Iraq as an Army Green Beret, and defended U.S. interests around the world including in Iraq, Kosovo, Africa, Oman and on the US/Mexico Border serving with the U.S. Special Forces and as a member of the 101 st Airborne Division. Frank is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University. He lives in Hudson with his wife Lauren and their three young daughters.
Frank On The Issues
Important to ohio
SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESS
Frank believes Ohio’s economic prosperity is tied to the success of our job-creating small businesses.
MODERNIZING CAMPAIGN FINANCE
Frank believes Ohio’s state and local campaign finance systems should be transparent, efficient and modern.
SAVING TAX DOLLARS
A strong fiscal conservative, Frank is a staunch advocate of frugal, smart and modern public administration.
PROTECTING THE BALLOT BOX
Frank is dedicated to making our voting process modern, fair, accurate and accountable.
Series of Bills Pass Senate to Support Military Families and Eliminate Barriers for Veterans
COLUMBUS—State Senator Frank LaRose (R-Hudson) this week announced the Senate passage of two pieces of legislation to help support military families and eliminate barriers for veterans. In an effort to assist military families, Senator LaRose authored Senate Bill 116 which would allow spouses of active duty military members to be eligible for unemployment compensation when […]
Senate Passes LaRose Bill Aimed at Updating Ohio’s Voting Machines
COLUMBUS—The Senate passed legislation today, sponsored by State Senator Frank LaRose (R-Hudson), which provides funding to assist counties in upgrading their outdated voting equipment. “Ohio is one step closer to securing the funding needed to assist counties in replacing their outdated voting equipment,” said LaRose. “Today’s overwhelming bipartisan support indicates that we in the legislature […]
LaRose highlights push to update election systems during Lima visit
LIMA — Allen County could soon see its share of $114.5 million to replace aging voting machines, a candidate for Ohio’s secretary of state said Thursday. State Sen. Frank LaRose, R-Hudson, toured the Allen County board of elections in downtown Lima on Thursday. He spoke about legislation that he expected to pass the state senate […]