Bill McBride http://wlrn.org en Former Governor Candidate Bill McBride Dies http://wlrn.org/post/former-governor-candidate-bill-mcbride-dies <p></p><p>Bill McBride, a lawyer and affable family man who succeeded almost everywhere but politics, died suddenly Saturday during a family Christmas gathering in Mount Airy, N. C.</p><p>McBride ran for governor against Republican Jeb Bush in 2002 and lost by 14 points.</p><p> Mon, 24 Dec 2012 13:48:52 +0000 Rick Stone 6760 at http://wlrn.org Former Governor Candidate Bill McBride Dies