BREAKING NEWS
 
HarryHurley.com
EXCLUSIVE
 
ARTHUR BUNTING
WILL CONTINUE
AS ATLANTIC CITY
DIRECTOR OF REVENUE
& FINANCE
 
Mayor Lorenzo Langford "will not allow Craig Callaway's blatant obstructionism to hurt the day-to-day financial management of Atlantic City" ...
 
Callaway has intentionally, now on three separate occasions to block the routine approvals of two Langford nominees ...
 
Bunting will continue to serve as Director of Revenue & Finance on a part-time basis, at approximately 1/2 of his former salary, and without health/medical benefits ...
 
"We realize that this constitutes a personal hardship on Mr. Bunting," said Mayor Langford. "But in order for him to perform these needed duties, we will work with Mr. Bunting in order to reduce such a hardship."
 
Bunting had previously announced his retirement, effective December 31, 2004, in part because of the health status of his wife ... However, Callaway's political tactics would have left this position open ... something that Langford and Bunting are unwilling to allow (to) occur ...
 
City Council has now failed at 3 different Council meetings to confirm a replacement candidate ... (Tom Russo) who is already a confirmed cabinet level official in the Langford Administration ...
 
Langford and Bunting recently announced a 5.4 cent tax decrease in the 2005 budget ...
 
Developing ...


January 26, 2005