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Walker to Deliver State of State on Jan. 22

Created: 01/09/2014 7:47 AM WDIO.com

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Governor Scott Walker plans to deliver his fourth State of the State address on Wednesday, January 22nd.

Senate President Mike Ellis announced that Walker had requested to speak to a joint meeting of the Legislature at 7 p.m. that night. The address gives Walker a chance to outline his agenda for 2014 and serve as a springboard for his re-election campaign.

Walker is being challenged for re-election by Democrat Mary Burke, a former Trek Bicycle Corporation executive and state Commerce secretary.

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