Michael Dresser

Writer

Michael Dresser is on his second tour of duty covering Maryland politics from Annapolis. He previously served as State House correspondent from 1996 to 2004, then moved to the transportation beat for seven years. He has also covered retailing and telecommunications.

Recent Articles

  • Hogan to propose expanding tax break for retired first responders

    Hogan to propose expanding tax break for retired first responders

    Gov. Larry Hogan announced Friday that he will introduce legislation to expand a tax break the state extends to retired first responders to include former correctional officers. Hogan said during a two-day Western Maryland trip that the legislation “is good economic policy, but more importantly,...

  • Rutherford leading Maryland trade mission to Europe

    Rutherford leading Maryland trade mission to Europe

    Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford began a trade and diplomatic mission to Europe Friday with stops planned in France, Belgium and Estonia. Among the topics Rutherford will discuss with European officials are cybersecurity and opioid abuse. The latter has been a particular focus of Rutherford’s service as...