After all the fuss she made about Illinois candidates not being forced to prove their U.S. citizenship before being allowed on the ballot, you just knew that Barrington Hills’ Sharon Meroni would file an objection to President Barack Obama’s candidacy.
When she did so for Independent McHenry County Circuit Court candidate Sally Wiggins, Meroni withdrew her objection when Wiggins produced her Harvard Hospital birth certificate.
Meroni has been joined in her objection by Chris Cleveland and Stephen Boulton, both of Chicago.
There were two other objections filed earlier:
- Benjamin Freeman of Decatur
- Michael Jackson of Morton