Larry Obhof has led the effort to improve Ohio's economy, voting to cut taxes by $5 billion and eliminating the job-killing Death Tax. He also co-sponsored an overhaul of Ohio’s regulations, getting rid of the red tape that gets in the way of small business growth. These changes helped pave the way for Ohio’s economic rebound, with the state adding more than 400,000 new jobs.
Business and labor agree that Larry Obhof is the right choice for Ohio. Larry is endorsed by leading business groups, including the Ohio Chamber of Commerce and the National Federation of Independent Business, and he is endorsed by several unions representing Ohio’s working men and women.
Improving Our Schools
Our children deserve a top-notch education. That’s why Larry Obhof is fighting to improve our schools and why he voted to increase funding to our local school districts.
Larry Obhof opposes top-down policies like Common Core. He has voted to cut unnecessary standardized testing and supports more local control over academic standards.
Larry Obhof sponsored a law requiring Ohio to develop its own health care policy, so that we can replace Obamacare with something that actually works.
Protecting Our Families
Larry Obhof is leading the charge to prevent heroin abuse and drug overdoses. He has also co-sponsored a law protecting children from violent predators and a law that ensures all rape kits are tested immediately.
Larry Obhof is widely recognized as one of the most effective legislators in Ohio. Newspapers have described him as “instrumental in passing key bills” and as “a lawmaker with a willingness to work across party lines.”
Larry has been named Legislator of the Year by numerous organizations, including NFIB (Ohio’s leading small business association), the Ohio Society of CPAs, and the Public Children Services Association of Ohio. Larry has been named “Friend of Agriculture” by the Ohio Farm Bureau twice.