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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State Police civilian employees and West Virginia’s Racing Commission are among those who can expect less funding in the new state budget.

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin applied his line-item veto power Wednesday to shave $13.5 million from the $11.6 billion spending plan before signing it. The Democrat also scaled back increases approved by lawmakers for rape crisis centers, health care clinics and substance abuse programs. The new budget year begins July 1.

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