(Photo: CPR/Meghan Verlee)
The state legislature is off for Good Friday -- a day of rest for lawmakers during a busy session. The state budget is chugging along; it passed the Senate Thursday on a party-line vote.

And support is likely to play out similarly in the House. But money isn’t the only thing on lawmaker’s minds. So are ethics, and what the governor thinks of their bills.

Host Ryan Warner talks with CPR State Government Reporter Megan Verlee about those issues, and more, in our weekly Capitol check-in.

Keep up with CPR's government coverage at our blog, Check & Balance.