Hi, I am Senator Frank LaRose, Ohio Senate, 27th District.
Every July 4th, we gather with family and friends for barbecues, festivals, parades and fireworks. More importantly, we remember the birth of this great nation and all that it represents.
Our founders displayed monumental determination and courage – pledging their lives, fortunes and sacred honor, while opposing tyranny to create a new nation. A nation dedicated to the principle that all are created equal and should live under self-determination and freedom. We are the inheritors of their legacy.
In the years since our nation's founding, each successive generation has made sacrifices in order to pass on to their children a stronger, freer and more prosperous United States.
As a father of two young daughters, I pray that my generation and I are worthy of the sacrifices made by countless Americans before us. We must answer the call to make this country stronger and more hopeful for the generations that follow us.
Let's also take this opportunity to rededicate ourselves to the responsibility we've inherited as Americans. I hope you and your family have a safe and memorable Independence Day weekend.
Thank you.WOIO Editorial1717 E.12th StreetCleveland, Ohio 44114
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