Murkowski reports ending 2015 with about $3.1M for campaign

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has reported bringing in more than $575,000 toward her re-election bid during the last quarter of 2015.

Murkowski reported having nearly $3.1 million available as of Dec. 31. Her campaign on Friday provided a summary of her filing with the Federal Election Commission.

Murkowski, a Republican and Alaska’s senior senator, is seeking re-election this year. So far, she has not attracted any high-profile challengers.

Her campaign also announced Friday that Steve Wackowski, who worked on her 2010 campaign, will serve as her campaign manager. Rachel Kallander will serve as deputy campaign manager.

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