The following statement was issued today by Atlantic County Republican chairman Keith A. Davis:
?Sen. Gormley has served the people of New Jersey and of Atlantic County with distinction for more than 30 years.
?His dedication to public service and the integrity with which he discharged his duties and obligations are of the highest standard.
?His record of accomplishment will be difficult to equal and impossible to surpass.
?He is a good friend and an outstanding public servant. He will be sorely missed.?