White House chides Congress for failing to fund Zika
“They need that money right now,” Earnest told reporters at a daily briefing, referring to U.S. agencies that he said are on the frontlines of battling the virus, especially in the U.S. South. Senate Democrats earlier on Tuesday blocked a Republican funding proposal that they said was inadequate.
(Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe and Mohammad Zargham; writing by Susan Heavey, editing by G Crosse)
Source: Reuters Health