The Candidate: Jonathan L. Greenberg
The Race: Republican Party Candidate for Illinois State Representative in the 57th District
The Competition: Elaine Nekritz
The Buzz: Greenberg is an ordained rabbi and works as the director of Advocacy at The Fellowship, an organization that funds anti-poverty and security around the world. He considers himself a moderate Republican but first began his political career as a Democrat working on the campaign staff of former Rep. Baron Hill.
Greenberg is a proponent of reforms in the current state of taxes, education, Medicaid and public employee pensions.