6/14/2016
Rep. Rohrkaste Presents Final Report from Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Madison, WI – Today, Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah), Chair of the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia, released the task force’s final report.
3/22/2016
Wisconsin Cares Legislation Signed by Governor Madison, WI – Today, State Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) and the rest of the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia had three significant bills from the Wisconsin Cares Legislative Package signed into law by Governor Walker. Each bill will directly help those living with dementia and their caregivers.
3/16/2016
Senate Approves Wisconsin Cares Legislation Madison, WI – State Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) applauds the Wisconsin State Senate for passing several bills from the Wisconsin Cares Alzheimer’s and Dementia Legislative Package. This package of bills was the culmination of months of work by the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia and seeks to help those living with dementia and their caregivers.
2/18/2016
Wisconsin Cares Package Passes Assembly Madison, WI – Today, State Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) joined his colleagues in the Wisconsin State Assembly to pass the Wisconsin Cares Legislative Package. These 10 bills are the culmination of months of work by the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia and now move forward in the legislative process.
2/1/2016
Wisconsin Cares Package Passes Assembly Committee on Mental Health Reform Madison, WI – Today, State Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah), joined his colleagues on the Assembly Mental Health Reform Committee to approve the Wisconsin Cares Legislative Package. These 10 bills are the culmination of months of work by the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia and now move forward in the legislative process.
1/20/2016
Task Force Unveils Alzheimer’s and Dementia Legislative Package Madison – The Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia is introducing ten, bipartisan bills to improve the care of those suffering from these diseases by providing community-based resources and education. Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in America and the only one in the top ten that can’t be prevented, treated or cured, according to the Alzheimer’s Association.
10/7/2015
Press Release - Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Website Yesterday, Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) announced the creation of a new website for the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia, which he chairs.
8/4/2015
Rep. Rohrkaste to Chair Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Madison, WI – Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) issued the following statement after being appointed by Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) as the Chair of the newly-created Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia.