Washington, DC – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) is calling on Congress to take action on the necessary measures to combat the Zika threat. DeSantis has co-sponsored the Zika Eradication and Good Government Act, introduced by Rep. Carlos Curbelo (FL-26).

“The spread of the Zika virus represents a serious public health challenge to which Congress should respond,” DeSantis said.  “To combat this threat, I cosponsored Rep. Carlos Curbelo's Zika Eradication and Good Government Act and am committed to doing what it takes to protect the American people.  Congress should take up this issue as soon as possible.”