Larry Householder

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Full Name Larry Householder
Age 61 Years Old
Nick Name Larry
Gender Male
Famous As Politician
Birth Date June 6th, 1959
Birth Place Zanesville, Ohio

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About Larry Householder; Politician

A famous American politician is known for Larry Householder. He is the state representative for Ohio's 72nd District and the Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives. Additionally, he is a member of the Republican Party. His district includes Coshocton and Perry counties, as well as about half of Licking County. Moreover, he has represented the same district from 1997 to 2004, including as speaker from 2001 to 2004. He was chosen to come back to the Statehouse in 2016 and chose to serve again as Speaker on 7th January 2019. On 21st July 2020, the FBI arrested Householder and four others in connection with a $60 million bribery case involving the financial rescue of FirstEnergy's two nuclear plants in Ohio, Davis-Besse, and Perry. U.S. The DeVillers representative said that an Ohio authority and his workers were charged for the situation, which he depicted as "plotting debasement in the open that incorporates $ 60 million". The extent of the government examination, the related dollars and captures made it one of the biggest open debasement cases in Ohio on Tuesday. On 6th June 1959, Larry Householder was born in Zanesville, Ohio, the USA. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is American-White. His race is White. As of 2020, he celebrated her 61st birthday. His birth name/real name is Larry Lee Householder. Details about his parents are not known to the public and it is also not known if he has any siblings. He was raised in Junction City, Ohio, where he worked on the family farm. As of his education, he attended Ohio University, receiving a degree in political science. At present, he is residing in Glenford, Ohio, the USA. His zodiac sign is Gemini and his religion is Christian. 

Larry Householder, the state representative for Ohio’s 72nd District and the Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives

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Larry Householder's Politics Career

  • Larry Householder ran for State Representative from Ohio's 78th district, challenging incumbent Democrat Mary Abel of Athens in the year 1996.
  • Prior to this, he ran an insurance agency and served as Perry County Commissioner before seeking higher office.
  • He then defeated Abel with 55.03% of the vote and was re-elected thrice. 
  • Additionally, he was elected to serve as an assistant majority whip in 1998. 
  • He was elected to serve as Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, the highest post in the House in the year 2001 where he served two terms as speaker, during which he led major legislative reforms, including introducing concealed carry, passing tort reform and defunding Planned Parenthood-making Ohio the first state to do so.
  • Larry alongside several top advisers was under federal investigation for alleged money laundering and irregular campaign practices in the year 2004. 
  • The government closed the case without filing charges.
  • He later served as a Perry County Auditor.
  • He ran for his old seat, renamed District 72 after redistricting in 2016 where he defeated Cliff N. Biggers in the Republican primary with almost 64% of the vote.
  • Furthermore, he won the general election against Democrat John Carlisle with 72% of the vote and became a freshman legislator along with former President of the Ohio Senate Keith Faber.
  • A bipartisan majority of legislators elected him to serve again as speaker of the Ohio House on 7th January 2019. 
  • He criticized the Ohio Library Council and the Newark Library in Licking County for providing an event for teens in the LGBTQ community at the taxpayers' expense in May 2019. 
  • Recently, the FBI arrested Householder and four others in connection with a $60 million bribery case involving the financial rescue of FirstEnergy's two nuclear plants in Ohio, Davis–Besse and Perry. U.S. Attorney David M. DeVillers called it "likely the largest bribery scheme ever perpetrated against the state of Ohio" on 21st July 2020. 
  • During a July 21 press briefing, DeVillers said that money from FirstEnergy was filtered through a fake nonprofit organization to pay for bribes and evade campaign finance laws.
  • Following DeVillers's press conference Governor Mike DeWine asked Householder to resign.
  • Whereas, he released a statement to the press saying he would not resign.

Larry Householder's Wife; Taundra

Larry Householder with his wife, Taundra

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Larry Householder is a married man. He was married to his beautiful wife, Taundra Householder. They are also the proud parents of five children. This past year Larry and Taundra became grandparents for the first time, extending their lineage to a ninth generation in Perry County. As of now, the couple is enjoying their life a lot with their children. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Larry Householder's Net Worth 2020

Larry Householder an American politician. With his profession as a politician, he has accumulated a huge amount of money until now. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be around $24 Million. Whereas he earned $60,584 per year as the speaker of Ohio house rep. His major source of earning is from a political career. He is living a luxurious and standard lifestyle as of now. He is satisfied with his earnings.