CDC Exhausts Zika Funding

The CDC has announced their funding to halt the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus will run out by late September, with $200 million of the allocated $222 million already committed, though Congressional talks to secure additional funding have stalled. What do you think?

“This wouldn’t be a problem if those greedy bastards in the Huntington’s division would accept a few budget cuts.”

Dirk Sutton • Systems Analyst


“We never should have given mosquitoes a second chance after West Nile.”

Leann Winegar • Recess Monitor

“I understand where Congress is coming from. Better to wait and see if this becomes a full-blown catastrophe before making any rash funding decisions.”

Jack Gavlin • Unemployed