Senator Obhof receives the SAR award.
Senator Obhof receives the SAR award.
 Senator Obhof wears pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month during Senate session.
Senator Obhof wears pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month during Senate session.
 Senator Larry Obhof is sworn in as the state senator for the 22nd Ohio Senate District.
Senator Larry Obhof is sworn in as the state senator for the 22nd Ohio Senate District.
Senator Obhof testifies in support of his legislation that would update Ohio's tax code and save taxpayers millions of dollars.
Senator Obhof testifies in support of his legislation that would update Ohio's tax code and save taxpayers millions of dollars.
 Senator Obhof debates legislation during a voting session of the Ohio Senate.
Senator Obhof debates legislation during a voting session of the Ohio Senate.
 Senator Obhof listens to debate during Senate session.
Senator Obhof listens to debate during Senate session.
Senator Obhof watches as members of the Ashland High School SMART Circle perform in Columbus.
Senator Obhof watches as members of the Ashland High School SMART Circle perform in Columbus.
 Senator Obhof asks a question during a hearing on the redistricting process.
Senator Obhof asks a question during a hearing on the redistricting process.
 
 

Larry Obhof proudly represents the people of the 22nd Senate District, which includes Medina, Ashland and Richland counties, as well as portions of Holmes County.

 
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State Sen. Larry Obhof Talks About Ohio's Growing Job Creation Momentum

03.25.14 - Senate Passes Plan To Streamline And Modernize Ohio Court Of Claims

 
STATEHOUSE -

State Senator Larry Obhof today announced the Ohio Senate has passed House Bill 261, which would make operational and administrative changes to the Court of Claims.

 
 

03.12.14 - Senate Approves Calamity Days Bill

 
STATEHOUSE -

The Ohio Senate today gave approval to the conference committee report on Amended Substitute House Bill 416, which provides four additional calamity days for Ohio schools to use during the 2013-2014 academic year. Many schools have already exhausted their legally allotted number of calamity days due to the unusually harsh winter.

 
 

02.26.14 - Senate Approves Ohio "Sales Tax Holiday," Urges Action On Veterans Benefits

 
STATEHOUSE -

Senator Larry Obhof announced the Ohio Senate today approved Senate Bill 243, which seeks to establish a recurring three-day weekend each August in which certain retail items are exempt from sales and use taxation. The initiative is commonly known as a “sales tax holiday,” and is intended to give citizens tax relief during the back-to-school shopping season.

 
 

02.04.14 - Majority Whip Visits, Makes Legislative Forecast

 

MANSFIELD — Ohio Senate Majority Whip Larry Obhof told Richland County Republicans the state legislature is likely to react to the heroin abuse epidemic by supporting a preventive campaign similar to the “Just Say No” anti-drug campaign of the 1980s.

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 22

 
Counties: Ashland, Holmes (part), Medina, Richland
 
 

Contact Senator Obhof

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-7505
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Background

 
Leadership Position : Majority Whip
Hometown : Medina
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another four-year term