Congress will deal with the Zika after a 2-week vacay
Without reaching a solution, Congress dropped the Zika virus crisis on Thursday and went off on a two week vacation. The assembly failed to reach a decision on how to combat Zika during the approaching mosquito season, insisting waiting longer wouldn't be a problem.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) told Congress the virus could spread in the states, and quickly.
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 11, 2016
They have urged the Zika is addressed immediately to reduce the effects of birth defects, which include microcephaly--a condition where babies are born with abnormally small heads.
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