Rep. Jonathan Carroll
Jonathan is a certified Special Education Teacher and Special Needs Advocate helping individuals with ADHD, executive functioning issues and learning challenges improve personal, professional, and educational performance. He has a M.A. in Learning Disabilities/Behavioral Disorders from Northeastern Illinois University and a B.A. in Communication from DePaul University. Jonathan is on the Portes Foundation Board of Directors providing grants for medical and life-sciences research. He belongs to Temple Beth El in Northbrook where he resides with his wife Katrina and two children. Visit repcarroll.com for more details.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, is fighting to end the practice of state lawmakers policing themselves with a major ethics reform bill he recently introduced to strengthen the independence of the Office of the Legislative Inspector General.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – After numerous reports of unethical conduct regarding the operation of red-light cameras were brought to light, state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, is pushing to crack down on the use of these cameras as a mechanism for increasing local revenues.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Manufacturers of gluten-containing medications would be required to label their products as such under legislation recently introduced by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, released the following statement after Gov. J.B. Pritzker delivered his State of the State address to a joint session of the General Assembly:
NORTHBROOK, Ill. – Local residents had an opportunity to attend a community town hall Tuesday evening hosted by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, and other area legislators held at Northbrook Public Library.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Middle and high school students taking part in sex education classes would learn about the consequences of sexting and what to do if they receive a sexually explicit image, or experience bullying or harassment as a result of sexting, under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Under a new law supported by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, that recently went into effect, poor and homeless people in Illinois will have increased access to critical aid from food pantries.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Under a new law supported by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, health and accident insurance policies are required to cover annual medical screenings for signs of skin cancer.
NORTHBROOK, Ill. – A new law backed by state Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook, slashing red tape around prescriptions and streamlining pharmacy proceedures will go into effect at the beginning of January.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – School districts and day care centers would be required to follow new policies to protect children who develop symptoms of a life-threatening allergic reaction during the school day under legislation introduced by State Rep. Jonathan Carroll, D-Northbrook.