Former Dem state Sen. Tim Cullen tells WisPolitics.com he will take steps today to allow him to begin fundraising for an expected gubernatorial bid next year.
Cullen, D-Janesville, stopped short of saying he will run for guv no matter what. But he said changing his registration with the Ethics Commission and opening a bank account are in advance of a formal announcement of his intention.
"If I wasn't serious about running, I wouldn't be doing this," Cullen said. "You don't do this to announce you're not going to run."
Cullen said he plans to make a formal announcement next month. In the meanti...