2020 State of the State Address Media Schedule

Governor Mike Parson will give the 2020 State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 15 at 3 p.m. Below is a full media schedule for the day’s events.


Wednesday, January 15, 2020 

1:00 p.m. (CST)             

What:     Budget Overview Briefing

Where:   State Capitol 

                Budget Director Dan Haug’s Office - Room 124

Media:    Embargoed and on background until start of speech

                *Media will receive an embargoed copy of Governor Parson's FY2021

                  Budget Summary. 


1:40 PM (CST)              

What:     State of the State Preview and Background Briefing

Where:   State Capitol

                 House Hearing Room 5

Media:    Embargoed and on background until start of speech

                *Governor Parson’s Senior Staff and Cabinet members will detail

                  priorities and take questions.


3:00 PM (CST)

What:     2020 State of the State Address

Where:   State Capitol

                 Missouri House Chamber - Third Floor

Media:    Open


4:45 PM (CST)              

What:     Surrogate Availability with Cabinet Directors, Statewide Officials, and

                Legislative Leaders 

Where:   State Capitol

                Governor’s Office - Room 216

Media:    Open


**Media should contact Trevor Fox at trevor.fox@house.mo.gov or 573-751-4043 to arrange accommodation in the House Chamber. For instructions to access the satellite uplink, click here. The speech will also be live-streamed on Governor Parson's Facebook page.