Zika Funding Fail

Yesterday, the Senate failed another attempt to pass the same $1.1 billion spending bill that failed to pass before the summer break; Democrats objected to controversial provisions tacked on against Planned Parenthood and the Affordable Care Act. There is a possibility for Zika funding to pass later in the month, as part of a bill to avoid a shutdown, but Dylan Scott describes a disheartening climate of apathy in Washington in a piece for STAT.

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