As Texas Democrats await word from state Sen. Wendy Davis on whether she's running for governor, some say Democrats eyeing statewide races are too chicken to jump in without the expected money and national attention that a Davis candidacy could bring.
But Democratic consultant Harold Cook said those would-be candidates probably should wait to see who their party’s candidate for governor will be.
"Because the top of the ticket matters, and it matters a lot,” he said.
Cook said running isn’t easy and that it takes lots of money to do it right. So if you’re ...