Senate DFL Leader Susan Kent (DFL-Woodbury) released the following statement after the news of Senator David Tomassoni’s (I-Chisholm) recent ALS diagnosis.
“Senator David Tomassoni has long been a valued friend of mine and I am saddened by the news of his recent ALS diagnosis. I have admired his deep commitment to public service over the years and his desire to improve the lives of the people of Minnesota. It is no surprise to me that he plans to use his time and platform to be an advocate for ALS research and continue serving his constituents in a job that he loves. I send heartfelt good wishes to him, and his family, and they begin to navigate this new road ahead. ”