Senator Ohbof Helps Honor United Way of Ashland County as United Way of the Year
Senator Ohbof Helps Honor United Way of Ashland County as United Way of the Year
 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, recipient of the "PCSAO Legislator of the Year" award, is pictured with Judy Beckett, recipient of the "PCSAO Outstanding Child Protection Staff Support of the Year" award.
Senator Larry Obhof, recipient of the "PCSAO Legislator of the Year" award, is pictured with Judy Beckett, recipient of the "PCSAO Outstanding Child Protection Staff Support of the Year" award.
 Senators Larry Obhof and Jay Hottinger present Richard Guggisberg and his daughter Ursula Guggisberg with a resolution honoring Guggisberg Cheese for winning the 2015 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest.
Senators Larry Obhof and Jay Hottinger present Richard Guggisberg and his daughter Ursula Guggisberg with a resolution honoring Guggisberg Cheese for winning the 2015 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest.
 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. He serves as the Majority Whip of the Ohio Senate.

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

05.27.15 - Obhof Honors Millersburg Company For Winning National Cheese Championship

 
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"I am pleased to recognize Guggisberg Cheese and the Guggisberg family,” Obhof said. “The story of their hard work and success is a model to small business owners and exemplifies the American Dream.” 

 
 

05.26.15 - Ohio Senate Continues Work On State Budget Priorities

 

The Governor and the Ohio House of Representatives have each weighed in on these questions. It is now the Senate’s turn, and we will be making many changes over the coming month. The 3,000-page budget bill is constantly changing and many issues are in flux. My overarching focus, however, will remain the same:  to improve the state’s economy and to let you, the taxpayer, keep more of your hard-earned money. 

 
 

05.07.15 - Obhof Announces Senate Efforts To Help Ohioans Save For College

 
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“Senate Bill 6 will help Ohio’s families save for a college education,” said Obhof. “With rising tuition costs, it is more important than ever that we provide parents with the ability to prepare for their children’s future.”

 
 

04.29.15 - Obhof Announces Senate Passage Of Violent Career Criminal Act

 
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"Senate  Bill 97 will give law enforcement an important tool in fighting violent crime," said Obhof. "A very small number of repeat offenders commit a high number of these crimes."

 
 
 
 
 
 

Bills Primary Sponsor

SB 26SB 119    

Bills Cosponsor

Resolutions Primary Sponsor

Resolutions Cosponsor

 
 
 
 

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
Email Senator Obhof
 

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