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.
LaRose Welcomes Delegates from India, Nepal and Pakistan to the Ohio Statehouse
COLUMBUS—On Tuesday, State Senator Frank LaRose (R-Hudson) met with members of the International Legislative Fellowship Program who have traveled from India, Nepal and Pakistan for direct exposure to the U.S. political process. They discussed their shared passion for civic engagement, especially amoung the youth of their respective countries. Selected as leaders from academia, government, business […]
LaRose Introduces Legislation Expanding Survivor Benefits for Families of Fallen First Responders
COLUMBUS—State Senators Frank LaRose (R-Hudson) and Jay Hottinger (R-Newark) today introduced legislation which will expand survivor benefits for the families of first responders who are killed in the line of duty. Senate Bill 296 will expand the length of time these families can draw full benefits up to the age of when the deceased would […]
Follow Frank: Monthly Update April Edition
Ohio Senate Passes LaRose Bill Aimed at Updating Ohio’s Voting Machines The Ohio Senate passed legislation this month, introduced by Sen. Frank LaRose last year, which provides funding to assist county boards of election in upgrading their outdated voting equipment. “It is vital that Ohioans can be confident they are casting a vote on a […]