Washington Post: Maryland Governor-elect, “Hogan opted to participate in Maryland’s public financing system this year and was prohibited from raising money directly into his campaign. For the general election, he was given a grant by the state of about $2.6 million.
“But Hogan was allowed to help the state GOP raise money to promote his candidacy, and with Monday’s event, he was continuing to do so after the election. To help Hogan, the state party set up an account called ‘the Hogan Victory Fund.'”