FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2016
Contact: State Representative Mike Rohrkaste (608) 266-5719
Rohrkaste Appointed to Joint Committee on Finance
Madison, WI – Today, Representative Mike Rohrkaste (R-Neenah) was appointed to the Joint Committee on Finance by Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester).
“It’s an honor to have been chosen to serve on this incredibly important committee,” said Rep. Rohrkaste. “I look forward to bringing my extensive private sector experience as well as my legislative experience to the budget process.”
“Representative Rohrkaste will be a great addition to the Joint Finance Committee,” said Speaker Vos. “As Chair of the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia, Rep. Rohrkaste has shown excellent leadership and a willingness to work with others on important issues, each being essential attributes for a member of the committee.”
The Joint Committee on Finance is a 16-member standing committee of the Wisconsin Legislature. The committee's primary responsibility is to serve as the principal legislative committee charged with reviewing the state budget.