Alex Sink, the chief financial officer for the state of Florida, is running for governor of the Sunshine State against health care executive and tea party-courting candidate Rick Scott. As part of a Politics Daily series providing background about the major candidates in the 2010 elections, here are answers to some frequently asked questions about her life.
Is Alex Sink married?
Who is Alex Sink's husband?
Sink is married to Bill McBride.
How old is Alex Sink's husband?
McBride is 65 years old. He was born on May 10, 1945
What does Alex Sink's husband do?
Since 2003, McBride has been a partner with the law firm of Barnett, Bolt, Kirkwood, Long & McBride
, based in Tampa, Fla. He also ran for the governor's seat, challenging and losing to incumbent Jeb Bush in 2002.
How long have they been married?
Sink and McBride have been married for 23 years, tying the knot in 1987.
Were either Alex Sink or her husband married before?
This is Sink's second marriage
and McBride's first.
Does Alex Sink have children?
Sink has two children. Her son Bert, 22, is a recent graduate of Stanford University, and her daughter Lexi, 21, is a junior at Wake Forest University (Sink's alma mater).
Does Alex Sink have any grandchildren?
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Read Alex Sink's full bio on her official senatorial website.
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