UPDATE: 2023 State of the State Address Media Schedule

Governor Mike Parson will deliver the 2023 State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 18 at 3 p.m. Below is a full media schedule for the day’s events.

The speech will be live-streamed on Governor Parson's Facebook page, the State of Missouri's Facebook page, and mo.gov/live. An overflow area to view the live-stream will be located in Hearing Room 3 in the State Capitol. 

Attached is an updated instruction sheet to access the satellite the day of the Address.


Wednesday, January 18, 2023

1:00 p.m. (CST)

       What:    Budget Overview Briefing 

       Where:   Joint Hearing Room (Room 117) 

                       State Capitol                   

       Media:    Embargoed and On Background Until Start of Speech

*Budget Director Dan Haug and the Office of Administration's Division of Budget & Planning team will give an overview of Governor Parson's FY2024 General Revenue Budget. Media will receive embargoed copies of the budget summary. 


1:40 p.m. (CST)

       What:    State of the State Preview and Background Briefing 

       Where:   Joint Hearing Room (Room 117) 

                       State Capitol                   

       Media:    Embargoed and On Background Until Start of Speech

*Governor Parson's Senior Staff will detail priorities and then join Cabinet members to take questions:

Governor Parson’s Chief of Staff – Aaron Willard

Governor Parson’s Policy Director – Kayla Hahn

Office of Administration – Commissioner Zellers

Department of Transportation – Director McKenna

Department of Economic Development – Acting Director Kost

Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development – Interim Commissioner Wade

Department of Mental Health – Director Huhn

Department of Elmentary and Secondary Education – Commissioner Vandeven

Department of Public Safety – Director Karsten

3:00 p.m. (CST)

       What:    2023 State of the State Address 

       Where:   Missouri House Chamber - Third Floor 

                       State Capitol                   

       Media:    Open 

*Media will receive a press release prior to the start of the 2023 State of the State Address with an embargoed copy of the speech. 


4:30 p.m. (CST) 

       What:    Surrogate Availability with Statewide Elected Officials and Governor's Special Guests 

       Where:   Governor's Office (Room 216) 

                       State Capitol                   

       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, please see attachment


 2023 State of the State satellite coordinates.pdf