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Summaries of January 2021 State of the State Addresses 

(February and March summaries will be added later)


2021 State of State Speeches - Updated March 3, 2021

State

Governor

Date               

Link To Speech

Alabama

Kay Ivey                   February 2 https://governor.alabama.gov/newsroom/2021/01/governor-iveys-state-of-the-state-address-2/

Alaska

Mike Dunleavy      January 28 https://gov.alaska.gov/newsroom/2021/01/28/governor-dunleavy-delivers-third-state-of-the-state-address-to-alaskans/

Arizona

Doug Ducey January 11 https://azgovernor.gov/governor/news/2021/01/governor-ducey-delivers-state-state-address-outlines-2021-priorities

Arkansas

Asa Hutchinson January 12 https://governor.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/210112_State_of_the_State.pdf

California

Gavin Newsom         

March 9

Colorado

Jared Polis February 17 https://www.colorado.gov/governor/news/4296-governor-jared-polis-delivers-2021-state-state-address

Connecticut

Ned Lamont January 6 https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Speeches/Governor-Lamont-2021-State-of-the-State-Address

Delaware

John Carney January 26 https://governor.delaware.gov/state-of-the-state/

Florida

Ron DeSantis March 2 https://www.flgov.com/2021/03/02/governor-ron-desantis-state-of-the-state-address-2/

Georgia

Brian Kemp January 14 https://www.wsbtv.com/news/politics/read-full-gov-brian-kemps-state-state-address/EBS375DJ7RGU5LCZ5WYCJXK3NM/

Hawaii

David Ige January 25 https://governor.hawaii.gov/newsroom/office-of-the-governor-governor-david-iges-2021-state-of-the-state-address/

Idaho

Brad Little January 11 https://gov.idaho.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/74/2021/01/2021-sos.pdf

Illinois

J.B. Pritzker February 17 https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=22806

Indiana

Eric Holcomb January 19 https://www.in.gov/gov/governor-holcomb/newsroom/2021-state-of-the-state-address/

Iowa

Kim Reynolds January 12 https://governor.iowa.gov/press-release/gov-reynolds-delivers-2021-condition-of-the-state

Kansas

Laura Kelly

January 12 https://governor.kansas.gov/governor-laura-kelly-delivers-the-2021-state-of-the-state-address/

Kentucky

Andy Beshear January 7 https://governor.ky.gov/attachments/20210107_SOTC-Budget-Address.pdf

Louisiana

John Bel Edwards April 12

Maine

Janet Mills February 23 https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/sites/maine.gov.governor.mills/files/inline-files/210223 - Gov Mills to 130th Legislature (State of the Budget).pdf

Maryland

Larry Hogan February 3 https://governor.maryland.gov/2021/02/03/full-text-governor-hogans-2021-state-of-the-state-address/

Massachusetts

Charlie Baker January 26 https://www.mass.gov/news/governor-baker-delivers-2021-state-of-the-commonwealth-address

Michigan

Gretchen Whitmer January 27 https://www.michigan.gov/whitmer/0,9309,7-387-90499_91277---,00.html

Minnesota

Tim Walz

Mississippi

Tate Reeves January 26 https://www.wjtv.com/news/mississippi-governor-gives-state-of-the-state-speech-tuesday/

Missouri

Michael Parson January 27 https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/MOGOV/2021/01/27/file_attachments/1673932/2021 SOTS Address - EMBARGOED UNTIL SPEECH BEGINS.pdf

Montana

Greg Gianforte January 28 https://news.mt.gov/governor-gianforte-the-state-of-our-state-is-resilient

Nebraska

Pete Ricketts January 14 https://governor.nebraska.gov/press/gov-ricketts-state-state-address-1

Nevada

Steve Sisolak January 19 https://gov.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/govnewnvgov/Content/News/Press/2021_docs/NV_StateOfTheState2021.pdf
New Hampshire Chris Sununu February 11 https://www.governor.nh.gov/sites/g/files/ehbemt336/files/documents/20210211-budget-address.pdf

New Jersey

Phil Murphy January 12 https://nj.gov/governor/news/news/562021/approved/20210112a.shtml

New Mexico

Michelle Lujan Grisham January 26 https://nmpoliticalreport.com/2021/01/26/watch-gov-michelle-lujan-grishams-2021-state-of-the-state-address/

New York

Andrew Cuomo January 11 https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/video-audio-photos-rush-transcript-governor-cuomo-outlines-2021-agenda-reimagine-rebuild-renew

North Carolina

Roy Cooper

North Dakota

Doug Burgum January 5 https://www.governor.nd.gov/news/burgum-calls-bold-action-build-strong-future-north-dakota-2021-state-state-address

Ohio

Mike DeWine

Oklahoma

Kevin Stitt February 1 https://www.governor.ok.gov/articles/press_releases/governor-stitt-delivers-2021-state-of-the-state-ad

Oregon

Kate Brown January 21 https://www.oregon.gov/newsroom/Pages/NewsDetail.aspx?newsid=54075

Pennsylvania

Tom Wolf

Rhode Island

Gina Raimondo February 3 https://www.wpri.com/news/politics/watch-gov-raimondo-state-of-the-state-address-2021/

South Carolina

Henry McMaster January 13 https://governor.sc.gov/news/2021-01/governor-henry-mcmasters-2021-state-state-address

South Dakota

Kristi Noem January 12 https://news.sd.gov/newsitem.aspx?id=27616

Tennessee

Bill Lee February 8 https://www.tn.gov/governor/news/2021/2/8/gov--bill-lee-delivers-2021-state-of-the-state-address.html

Texas

Greg Abbott February 1 https://gov.texas.gov/news/post/governor-abbott-delivers-2021-state-of-the-state-address

Utah

Spencer Cox January 21 https://governor.utah.gov/2021/01/20/watch-live-gov-spencer-cox-gives-his-first-state-of-the-state-address/

Vermont

Phil Scott January 7 https://governor.vermont.gov/press-release/governor-phil-scott-delivers-third-inaugural-address

Virginia

Ralph Northam January 13 https://www.governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/all-releases/2021/january/headline-891383-en.html

Washington

Jay Inslee January 12 https://medium.com/wagovernor/inslee-delivers-historic-third-inaugural-address-b4434750978e

West Virginia

Jim Justice February 10 https://governor.wv.gov/News/press-releases/2021/Pages/2021-West-Virginia-State-of-the-State-Address.aspx

Wisconsin

Tony Evers January 12 https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/WIGOV/bulletins/2b549df

Wyoming 

Mark Gordon March 2 https://governor.wyo.gov/media/news-releases/2021-news-releases/governor-gordon-celebrates-states-resilience-lays-out-vision-to-address-w