STOP HR 1!
Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose was up bright and early to appear on Fox & Friends to discuss the attempted federal takeover of elections. Ohio ran our most successful election ever in 2020 — we and other states do not want DC politicians unconstitutionally overwriting our state laws. Follow this link to watch the clip on Fox & Friends.
On Wednesday, Secretary LaRose also spoke to radio host Lars Larson about why every American should oppose HR 1. Follow this link to listen to the interview.
Inspiring Women Entrepreneurs
In recognition of International Women’s Day and as we celebrate Women’s History Month, the Ohio Business Spotlight features women owned businesses from across the state. These women exemplify the Ohio work ethic of never giving up and striving for more while inspiring others like them to do the same. Check out this month’s business spotlight.
Boosting Minority Business Opportunities
Secretary LaRose had lunch at Ginevra Café with Farxaan Jeyte, Diversity Empowerment Council member & President of the Ohio Somalian American Chamber of Commerce to discuss ways to promote business opportunities in the hardworking Somali communities throughout the state.
Educating Kids on Voting and Civic Duty
Cleveland Public Library offers an exciting feature called “Dial-A-Story.” It is a chance for story time to be viewed whenever a family chooses! Secretary LaRose had the opportunity to record a Cat in the Hat book he has been reading to countless kids over the years called “One Vote, Two, Vote, I Vote, You Vote.”
- Secretary LaRose visited Hilliard to meet with the Chamber of Commerce as well as local elected leaders to highlight his legislative priorities this year.
- The Emergency Management Association of Ohio held their Virtual Winter Symposium this week. Secretary LaRose was able to speak with this organization about how both the elections and emergency management professionals rely upon each other to accomplish their mission.