Newsclip®: [Health] House GOP invokes Zika to pass bill relaxing pesticide rules -

"Most Democrats and the Obama White House oppose the legislation, calling it an attack on environmental laws and are angry that Republicans are claiming it is needed to fight the mosquitoes that can transmit Zika. '[...] most mosquito control districts and federal and state agencies already have authority ... to apply mosquitocides as needed to respond to Zika virus concerns and do not require any additional authorization,' said a White House policy statement.",

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