Commission Tosses Out Election Challenge

Commission Tosses Out Election Challenge

The Danville Board of Election Commissioners has ruled that a local alderman’s name will remain on the February Primary Election ballot.  Jerry Hawker had filed an objection to Alderman Rick Strebing’s candidacy petitions stating they contained the wrong date.

Strebing reacted after the Commission ruled he will remain on the ballot Wednesday….

Hawker says it is not over….

Hawker has five days to get his case filed in court.  Strebing says he is prepared to follow the case to court….

Wednesday’s ruling ended a two-day hearing before the Danville Board of Election Commissioners.