WATCH FULL: Gov. Sisolak's 2021 State of Nevada address – KTNV Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — During the 2021 State of the State address on Tuesday, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak shared his vision for the state as we enter the new year.

“Nevadans are battle born. We face our challenges head-on,” Gov. Sisolak said. “And we will get through this difficult time together because the State of our State is determined, resilient, and strong.”

Scroll down for the full transcript of the governor’s address.

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In addition to laying out a vision to chart a path forward, the governor also announced an additional $50 million in his budget for a small business emergency grant program, run by the Nevada Treasurer’s Office and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.

The governor’s announcement doubles the current commitment to the program.

.@GovSisolak says the greatest challenge currently is running the “largest vaccination campaign in history.”

Sisolak says the state is ramping up distribution efforts, and has formed a vaccination responses team & workforce @KTNV

— Austin Carter (@AustinKTNV) January 20, 2021

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.@GovSisolak announcing an additional $50M in grants will be provided to small businesses. This is in addition to the $50M in grants given out by the Small Business Assistance Program @KTNV

— Austin Carter (@AustinKTNV) January 20, 2021

“This funding has helped small businesses keep their doors open and their employees paid throughout these difficult times,” Gov. Sisolak said.

After the address, Assembly Republican Leader Dr. Robin Titus delivered the Republican response.

RELATED: WATCH | Republican response to 2021 State of Nevada address

The State of the State address follows Monday’s release of the governor’s Executive Budget summary for the next biennium.

The governor’s office also aired a pre-program put

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