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 Joins Secretary Of State Race
Republican State Senator Frank LaRose says he’s running for Ohio Secretary of State next year. LaRose joins Republican State Represenative Dorothy Pelanda and Democratic State Representative Kathleen Clyde in the race. LaRose says he wants to improve voter turnout and make elections more competitive. LaRose served with U.S. Army Special Forces in Iraq and Kosovo. […]
Republican State Sen. Frank LaRose running for Ohio Secretary of State
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Republican State. Sen. Frank LaRose has announced he is running for Ohio Secretary of State. LaRose, 38, of Hudson, said in statement Wednesday he is running because he believes in “the power of free elections.” “I believe our elected leaders must aspire to civility, find common ground and work together while still […]
Ohio Sen. Frank LaRose declares run for secretary of state
Declaring that he wants more people to vote and elections to be more competitive, Ohio Sen. Frank LaRose today night declared his candidacy for secretary of state. LaRose, a Republican from Hudson, was the second candidate to announce for the office in less than 12 hours. Rep. Kathleen Clyde, D-Kent, launched her candidacy in the […]