Registration to run for elected office in Missouri begins Tuesday

Hand of a person casting a ballot at a polling station during voting.

ST. LOUIS, MO — People who want to run in the Missouri primary can begin registering Tuesday for the August 7th election.

Anyone who files today will get to choose a random number which will determine their place on the ballot. Voters will choose party candidates for US Senate, Congress, and State Auditor, among other positions.