Governor Snyder signs tax relief package

State Rep. Jim Tedder was joined by Speaker Tom Leonard, left, Reps. Roger Hauck, second from left, and Jeff Noble. right, at the Governor’s bill signing for the bipartisan tax relief package. Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation to preserve and increase personal exemptions for taxpayers and their dependents on state income taxes.

Rep. Tedder participates in annual Special Olympics Polar Plunge

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Tedder today participated in the seventh annual legislative Polar Plunge on the Capitol lawn. This was his fourth year participating. All donated funds support year-round sports training and athletic competitions for more than 23,000 adults and children with intellectual disabilities in Michigan.

Rep. Tedder introduces HB 5422

State Reps. Jim Tedder, Roger Hauck and Jeff Noble visit the clerk’s office to enroll their tax package, House Bills 5420 – 5422, to the Michigan House of Representatives.

Rep. Tedder welcomes CMU president to Capitol

State Rep. Jim Tedder, a Central Michigan University graduate, welcomed college President George E. Ross to the Capitol on Tuesday to celebrate CMU’s 125th anniversary. From left, Rep. Roger Hauck, Rep. Jim Tedder, President Ross, Rep. Scott VanSingel and Rep. Jason Wentworth.

Rep. Tedder hosts local students at Capitol

State Rep. Jim Tedder welcomed students from Waterford Montessori School to Lansing during a class field trip on Tuesday. The fourth and fifth-grade students toured the Capitol building and had the opportunity to visit with Rep. Tedder outside the House chamber.

Rep. Tedder invites local pastor to lead House invocation

State Rep. Jim Tedder of Clarkston, right, welcomed Father Michael Manos, center, to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Manos is associate priest of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Troy. They were joined at the rostrum by Speaker Tom Leonard.