U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly is officially announcing he’s running for another term.

He kicked off his campaign re-election bid at a west side Veterans hall in Indianapolis.  Donnelly cited his efforts to help veterans and his bipartisanship.

He dismissed criticism from his Republican rivals who accused him of siding with liberals instead of Hoosiers.

You can hear Donnelly’s address as well as comments to the media in the Leon-Tailored Audio above.