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. Special 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 Given Excellence in Public Service Award by Ohio Trucking Association at Centennial Celebration
COLUMBUS—State Senator Frank LaRose (R-Hudson) yesterday joined members of the Ohio Trucking Association (OTA) for their 2018 Annual Conference in Toledo, OH, where he was presented with the 2018 Excellence in Public Service Award. The conference marks the 100th anniversary of the Ohio Trucking Association’s commitment to enhancing the public image and economic growth of […]
The Columbus Dispatch Endorses Frank LaRose
Editorial endorsement: For Ohio secretary of state: Frank LaRose Ohio has two strong candidates for secretary of state, each with a longtime interest in election issues and a record of support for easier voting and transparency in campaign finance. Both are well equipped for the job, but we give the endorsement edge to Republican Frank […]
LaRose Introduces Bill to Create Ohio Cyber Reserve
COLUMBUS—State Senator Frank LaRose (R-Hudson) today introduced legislation which creates a new division of the Ohio National Guard called the Ohio Cyber Reserve specializing in cyber security. The new force which Senate Bill 327 creates within the Ohio National Guard consists of qualified civilians who are cyber security experts. The Ohio Cyber Reserve will maintain […]