Q: My brake lights stay on until I step on the brakes then are off until pedal is all the way down, what could cause this?

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My brake lights stay on until I step on the brakes then are off until pedal is all the way down, what could cause this?

My car has 113000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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