Governor Mark Dayton Sends Message to Former Mayor R.T. Rybak

Created: 01/04/2014 7:20 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- Governor Mark Dayton released the following statement today following the news that former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak has suffered a heart attack.

In his statement, the governor extends his best wishes to the former mayor and his family.

Here is his statement:

"On behalf of all Minnesotans, I extend my very best wishes to former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and his family. We all pray for his swift and complete recovery.

Our thanks go to the emergency responders and medical personnel, whose talents and training made the critical difference in the life of this outstanding leader, who has given so much to the people of Minneapolis and Minnesota."

Minnesota Governor Dayton extends well wishes to former Minneapolis mayor.