"I think (the governor) was clear tonight, saying we want to focus on regulatory reform, cutting taxes, making sure people make more money than they do today, and lastly, that we have a mining bill for him to sign sometime this spring. I think that's a pretty aggressive agenda for the Legislature," Vos said.

"I think that it's a precursor to the budget, like it typically is, so there's more details yet to come But I think he reiterated a lot of the things that the Republican legislature's been talking about and that we're on the right track," said Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald.