Donor Tracking: Who's Funding Your Representative

Following The Money: This page is designed to help the public find out who’s funding their elected officials. The information shows their top donors over time across a variety of giving methods. The data comes from the Secretary of State’s database and IRS filings. You can search for an official through the search tool below.

The data was last updated Nov. 29, 2017.

43rd House District, Rep. Jim Tedder

43RD HOUSE DISTRICT (A portion of Oakland County)

Current representative: The current representative for the 43rd District is Rep. Jim Tedder (R-Clarkston). The district includes a portion of Waterford Twp., the city of Lake Angelus, the village of Clarkston city and Independence Twp., according to House Republicans. Tedder is the chair of the Tax Policy Committee and the vice chair of the Health Policy Committee. He was first elected in 2014.

A map of the 43rd District is available here.

Rep. Jim Tedder raises money through a House candidate committee, Committee to Elect Jim Tedder. He launched a Senate candidate committee in June 2017, Friends of Jim Tedder. He also has a leadership PAC, the Jim Tedder Vision Fund.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Rep. Tedder And Connected Committees From 2013 Until The Present

1. Nancy and Jim Tedder, $31,618

2. House Republican Campaign Committee, $29,995

3. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $9,700

4. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $9,200

5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Michigan PAC, $7,500

6. John C. Kennedy and family, Autocam, $7,000

7. Michigan Chamber of Commerce PAC, $7,000

8. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $5,950

9. Bolger Restore Michigan Fund, Jase Bolger, $5,000

10. Business Leaders for Michigan, $5,000

11. Detroit Regional Chamber PAC, $5,000

12. DTE Energy, $5,000


DETAILED LISTS

Top donors to Committee to Elect Jim Tedder for 2017-2018:

1. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,500
2. Michigan Credit Union League, $2,500
3. DTE Energy, $2,100
4. Michigan Chamber PAC, $2,000
5. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $2,000
6. CMS Employees for Better Government, $1,000
7. Erin Gust, Dignitas Inc., $1,000
8. Meijer PAC, $1,000
9. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,000
10. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
11. Delta PAC, $1,000

Top donors to Friends of JIm Tedder for 2017-2018:

1. Jim Tedder, representative, $19,900
2. Jim Tedder House candidate Committee, $18,550
3. Pauline Tedder, $2,020
4. AT&T Michigan, $750
5. Karoub Associates, $500
6. Michigan Association of Theater Owners, $500
7. Susan Welker, retired, $300
8. Frederick Nader, Autotech Technology, $250
9. Pharmacy Action Council, $250
10. County Road Association RUSH-PAC, $250

Top donors to the Jim Tedder Vision Fund for 2017-2018:

1. Shawn Krause, Quicken Loans, $2,500
2. Comcast Corp. & NBC Universal, $1,000
3. Michigan Society Of Anesthesiologists, $1,000
4. Meijer PAC, $1,000
5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
6. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,000
7. Michigan Association of CPAs PAC, $1,000
8. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,000
9. Delta PAC, $1,000

Top donors to Committee to Elect Jim Tedder for 2015-2016:

1. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $7,200
2. Blue Cross Blue Shield Michigan PAC, $5,000
3. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $4,950
4. Michigan Nurse Anesthetists PAC, $3,750
5. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,950
6. Michigan Chamber of Commerce PAC, $2,500
7. DTE Energy PAC, $2,400
8. General Motors Corp, $2,250
9. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $2,050
10. AT&T Michigan PAC, $2,000
11. Kennedy family, Autocam, $2,000

Top donors to the Jim Tedder Vision Fund for 2015-2016:

1. Detroit Regional Chamber PAC, $5,000
2. John C. Kennedy, Autocam, $5,000
3. Business Leaders for Michigan, $5,000
4. Comcast & NBC Universal PAC, $2,500
5. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $1,000
6. Michigan Jobs Fund, $1,000
7. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $750
8. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $500
9. Insurance & Financial Advisors PAC, $500
10. Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association, $500
11. General Motors PAC, $500

Top donors to Committee to Elect Jim Tedder for 2013-2014:

1. Nancy and Jim Tedder, $31,618
2. House Republican Campaign Committee, $29,995
3. (Jase) Bolger Restore Michigan Fund, $5,000
4. (Aric) Nesbitt Majority Fund, $3,500
5. Vision for Victory, Kevin Cotter, $3,500
6. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $3,000
7. (Lisa) Posthumus Lyons Leadership Fund, $3,000
8. Common Sense Leadership Fund, John Walsh, $2,500
9. Matthew and Lindsay Moroun, $2,000
10. (Al) Pscholka Results PAC, $2,000
11. Michigan Chamber of Commerce PAC, $1,500
12. Michigan Values Leadership Fund, Tom Leonard, $1,500

Campaign finance reports can be found in the Michigan Secretary of State's campaign finance database. If you see an error in the above data, please contact us at mcfn@mcfn.org.