Former Dem state Sen. Tim Cullen announced Wednesday he will not run for guv in 2018, saying the chase for contributions to fuel a bid would be “demeaning.”
Cullen, of Janesville, opened a bank account earlier this month to begin accepting donations and registered with the state to run. He then started calling friends for donation pledges.
Cullen said while he found support in those calls, the amount pledged wasn’t always as high as he would have liked. He also was told he would need to spend four hours a day calling potential donors, including strangers.
“I didn’t enjoy doing it with my frien...