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Ali Sherkat was a Democratic candidate for the 6th Congressional District of Missouri
Ali Sherkat was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 6th Congressional District ( map) of Missouri. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Sam Graves (R-Mo.). He lost in primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008.
Positions, record and controversies
Sherkat was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep.
Sam Graves (R-Mo.) in the 2008 congressional elections.  He lost in  primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008.
Money in politics
Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics'
Committees and affiliations
Sherkat will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Articles and resources
1.0 1.1 '’Missouri 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers", August 6, 2008
↑ Green Papers: Missouri's Congressional Candidates ↑ Official Ali Sherkat for Congress Website