2014 State of the State Address Dates & Speech Text

As reported to NASBO, the following are confirmed dates for Governors' state of the state addresses. NASBO will continue to update this page as more dates are made public.

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State Date Text of Speech
Alabama January 14 http://governor.alabama.gov/newsroom/2014/01/governor-bentleys-2014-state-state-address/
Alaska January 22 http://gov.alaska.gov/parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=6713
Arizona January 13 http://azgovernor.gov/dms/upload/GS_011314_SOTS2014.pdf
Arkansas    
California January 22 http://gov.ca.gov/news.php?id=18373 
Colorado January 9 http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite?c=Page&childpagename=GovHickenlooper%2FCBONLayout&cid=1251649620018&pagename=CBONWrapper#
Connecticut February 6 http://www.governor.ct.gov/malloy/cwp/view.asp?A=11&Q=539440
Delaware January 23 http://governor.delaware.gov/speeches/2014StateOfTheState/index.shtml
Florida March 4 http://www.flgov.com/2014/03/04/gov-scott-lets-keep-working/
Georgia January 15 https://gov.georgia.gov/press-releases/2014-01-15/deal-deep-freeze-over-georgia%E2%80%99s-economy-warms
Hawaii January 21 http://governor.hawaii.gov/blog/2014-state-of-the-state-address/ 
Idaho January 6 http://gov.idaho.gov/mediacenter/speeches/sp_2014/State%20of%20the%20State%202014%20%282%29.pdf
Illinois January 29 http://www2.illinois.gov/gov/Documents/State%20of%20the%20State/2014%20SOTS%20ADDRESS.pdf
Indiana January 14 http://www.in.gov/gov/2014stateofstate.htm
Iowa January 14 https://governor.iowa.gov/2014/01/gov-branstad-delivers-2014-condition-of-the-state-iowa-is-working/
Kansas January 15 https://governor.ks.gov/media-room/media-releases/2014/01/16/2014-state-of-the-state-of-kansas
Kentucky January 7 http://governor.ky.gov/Speeches/20140107_SOTC.pdf
Louisiana February 27  
Maine February 4 http://www.maine.gov/tools/whatsnew/index.php?topic=Gov_Speeches&id=614018&v=article2011 
Maryland January 23 http://www.governor.maryland.gov/blog/?p=9788
Massachusetts January 28 http://www.mass.gov/governor/pressoffice/speeches/0128-governor-patrick-delivers-state-of-the-commonwealth.html 
Michigan January 16 http://michigan.gov/snyder/0,4668,7-277-63747---,00.html 
Minnesota TBA  
Mississippi January 22 http://blog.gulflive.com/mississippi-press-news/2014/01/gov_phil_bryant_discusses_publ.html
Missouri January 21 http://governor.mo.gov/news/archive/gov-nixon-delivers-2014-state-state-address-0
Montana No address this year                             
Nebraska January 15 http://governor.nebraska.gov/news/2014/01/docs/0114_SOTS-FINAL_Reading.pdf
Nevada No address this year   
New Hampshire       February 6 http://www.governor.nh.gov/media/speeches/state-of-state-2014.htm
New Jersey January 14 http://www.state.nj.us/governor/news/news/552013/approved/20130114c.html
New Mexico January 21 http://governor.state.nm.us/uploads/PressRelease/191a415014634aa89604e0b4790e4768/Governor_Susana_Martinez_Delivers_State_of_the_State_Address.pdf 
New York January 8 http://www.governor.ny.gov/SOS2014/2014-State-of-the-State
North Carolina No address this year   
North Dakota No address this year  
Ohio February 24

http://governor.ohio.gov/Portals/0/2014%20State%20of%20the%20State%20Final%20Transcript.pdf

Oklahoma February 3 http://www.ok.gov/governor/State_of_the_State_Address.html
Oregon TBA  
Pennsylvania February 4 http://www.pa.gov/Pages/NewsDetails.aspx?agency=Governors%20Office&item=15243#.UvOvTfldV8F
Rhode Island January 15 http://www.governor.ri.gov/newsroom/speeches/sosaddress/SOS_2014.php
South Carolina January 22 http://governor.sc.gov/News/Pages/RecentNews.aspx
South Dakota January 14 http://sd.gov/governor/docs/2014%20State%20of%20State%20transcript.pdf 
Tennessee February 3 http://www.tn.gov/stateofthestate/ 
Texas No address this year   
Utah January 29 http://www.utah.gov/governor/docs/stateofstate/2014StateoftheStateAddress.pdf
Vermont January 8 http://governor.vermont.gov/newsroom-state-of-state-speech-2013
Virginia January 8
(Gov. McDonnell)                     
TBA
(Gov. McAuliffe)                      
http://www.governor.virginia.gov/news/viewRelease.cfm?id=2157 (McDonnell)
Washington January 14 http://governor.wa.gov/news/speeches/2014StateOfTheState.aspx
West Virginia January 8 http://www.governor.wv.gov/media/pressreleases/2014/Pages/GOVERNOR-DELIVERS-STATE-OF-THE-STATE-ADDRESS.aspx
Wisconsin January 22 http://prosperity.wi.gov/
Wyoming February 10 http://governor.wy.gov/Documents/2014%20State%20of%20the%20State%20Address.pdf

Last updated February 18th at 10:43 a.m.