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Senator Sifton first Democrat to enter 2016 attorney general race



Sen. Scott Sifton, D-St. Louis, is the first Democrat to declare for the 2016 attorney general's race. | Courtesy of the Missouri Senate
Scott Sifton | Courtesy of the Missouri Senate

State Sen. Scott Sifton, a Democrat from south St. Louis County, said Monday that he will seek nomination for Missouri attorney general in 2016.

Sifton, the first Democrat to enter the race, is seeking the office after one term in both the state House and Senate. Current attorney general Chris Koster, a Democrat, is campaigning for governor in 2016.

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