Archive for March 9, 2008

William F. Buckley Jr. On New York Pols – By George J. Marlin

March 9, 2008

I was very grateful for the positive reactions to my March 2, 2008 essay “William F. Buckley Jr. – My Political Godfather.”

I was surprised, however, that so many people had forgotten or were unaware that Bill Buckley had a significant presence on New York’s political stage.

To understand why New York conservatives revered him, please read the following Buckley comments on local pols: (more…)