AUGUSTA — Gov. Paul LePage will deliver his State of the State Address to lawmakers next month.

The Republican governor’s office says that LePage will announce a major business investment initiative in his Feb. 4 address that could create hundreds of new jobs in Maine.

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LePage also is expected to focus on the economy, electricity costs and infrastructure improvements. His office says he’ll also discuss reforming Maine’s welfare programs, which the governor is making a priority this legislative session.