Endorsements & Awards

“I am honored to receive this award from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin for my advocacy of legislation to improve the general health of children, and particularly for my work on expanding youth based mental services in Wisconsin.

Mike Rohrkaste


  • 2018 Children’s Champion Policy Award from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin 
  • 2018 Award of Conservative Excellence – American Conservative Union Foundation (for 93% rating)
  • 2018 Friend of Family Medicine – WI Academy of Family Physicians
  • 2018 Friend of Public Health – WI Ass’n of Local Health Departments and Boards and WI Public Health Ass’n
  • 2018 award “for leading on funding innovations in school mental health” – Coalition for Advancing School-Based Mental Health of WI
  • 2018 Children’s Champion Policy Award – Children’s Hospital of WI
  • 2018 Friend of Housing – WI Builders Association
  • 2017-2018 WEDA Champion of Economic Development Award
  • 2017-2018 Friend of Heart Award from American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • 2017-2018 Friend of Nursing Award from Wisconsin Nurses Association
  • 2017 Legislator of the Year from the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin
  • 2017 Champion of Public Service from Wisconsin Assisted Living Association
  • 2016 Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin Outstanding Advocacy Award
  • 2016 Outstanding Advocacy Award from the Alzheimer’s Association Wisconsin
  • 2016 Legislator of the Year – Wisconsin Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (WAND)
  • 2016 Legislator of the Year – Association of WI Surgery Centers (WISCA)


  • Retired Congressman Reid Ribble
  • Retired Senator Mike Ellis
  • Wisconsin Right To Life
  • National Rifle Association
  • Wisconsin Tavern League
  • Wisconsin Restaurant Association
  • State Senator Roger Roth – 19th Senate District
  • Dean Kaufert – Mayor of the City of Neenah
  • Dale Youngquist – President of the Board in the Village of Fox Crossing
  • Wisconsin Social Workers PAC – National Association of Social Workers