There were defeats for the governor too, though his fellow Republicans who control the Legislature tried to squeeze out as many victories for Corbett as they could in the waning moments of the fiscal year. Minority Democrats staunchly opposed elements of the budget as well.
Despite Republican domination of the Capitol, the final hours before Gov. Tom Corbett signed his second state budget Saturday night were chaotic.
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