George J. Marlin - Biography
George J. Marlin is a contributing editor of TheCatholicThing.org, a political columnist for the Long Island Business News and a contributor to The New York Post.
He served two terms as Executive Director and CEO of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (1995-1997). In that capacity he managed 35 facilities including the World Trade Center, La Guardia, JFK, and Newark Airports, PATH Subway and the four bridges and two tunnels that connect New York and New Jersey.
In 1993, Mr. Marlin was the Conservative Party nominee for mayor of the City of New York. In 1994 he served on Governor-elect Pataki's transition team and in 2010 served on Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo’s transition team. He is a director of the Nassau County Interim Finance Authority (NIFA), a fiscal oversight board.
Mr. Marlin is the author/editor of 11 books, including “Squandered Opportunities: New York’s Pataki Years,” “The American Catholic Voter: Two Hundred Years of Political Impact,” “Fighting the Good Fight: A History of the New York Conservative Party,” “The Quotable Chesterton: A Topical Compilation of the Wit, Wisdom and Satire of G. K. Chesterton,” “The Quotable Fulton Sheen: A Topical Compilation of the Wit, Wisdom, and Satire of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen,” and “The Quotable Paul Johnson: A Topical Compilation of His Wit, Wisdom and Satire.” His articles have appeared in over two dozen periodicals, including The New York Times, National Review, Newsday, The Washington Times and the New York Daily News.