You might think anti-Zika funding would be the easiest bill in history to pass. It isn’t as if there’s a pro-Zika constituency out there trying to protect stinging insects. Surely, if we can agree on anything, we can agree that stopping Zika is a good thing. Alas, we’re talking about Congress, where dysfunction now borders on criminal negligence.
You might think anti-Zika funding would be the easiest bill in history to pass. It isn’t as if there’s a pro-Zika constituency out there trying to protect stinging insects. Surely, if we can agree on anything, we can agree that stopping Zika is a good thing. Alas, we’re talking about Congress, where dysfunction now borders on criminal negligence. File photo The Associated Press
You might think anti-Zika funding would be the easiest bill in history to pass. It isn’t as if there’s a pro-Zika constituency out there trying to protect stinging insects. Surely, if we can agree on anything, we can agree that stopping Zika is a good thing. Alas, we’re talking about Congress, where dysfunction now borders on criminal negligence. File photo The Associated Press

Congress swats away response to Zika threat

July 11, 2016 1:26 PM