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.

Rep. Tedder and Gov. Snyder at bill signing

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Tedder, right, and Gov. Rick Snyder attend the ceremonial bill signing for House Bill 4306. Rep. Tedder’s staff, Neil Parish, second from left, and Mat Wroby, left, were also in attendance.

Local first responders join Rep. Tedder at Sept. 11 Service

State Rep. Jim Tedder, of Clarkston, hosted Waterford Police Sgt. Mike Harris and Patrol Officer Scott Ritter as his guests for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The service remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of duty in the past year.

Rep. Tedder welcomes Jefferson International Academy students

Rep. Tedder of Clarkston welcomed third grade students from Jefferson International Academy to the state Capitol recently. “It’s wonderful to see students from my community learning about their state government in such an interactive way, ” Tedder said.  “This is a great experience for these young people.” Jefferson International Academy is in Waterford. .  

Rep. Tedder takes Polar Plunge

Rep. Tedder takes Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

  State Rep. Jim Tedder of Clarkston this afternoon took part in the sixth annual Legislative Polar Plunge on the Capitol lawn to benefit Special Olympics Michigan. This was his third year participating. Special Olympics Michigan places a pool on the Capitol lawn and invites legislators to raise funds for the group and take a…

Rep. Tedder, Mayor Percival listen to governor’s State of the State

State Rep. Jim Tedder, R-Clarkston, attended the governor’s state of the state address today along with his guests, Mayor Steven Percival (left) and his wife Debbie Percival (center). ### Rep. Tedder represents part of Oakland County including part of Waterford Township, the city of Lake Angelus, the village of Clarkston city and Independence Township. His…