Florida Gov. Rick Scott, right, holds a press conference on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at the at the Hillsborough County Health Department after his decision to declare a state of emergency in five counties affected by the Zika virus. Scott explains his plan moving forward and the risk of pregnant women contracting the virus.  (Zack Wittman/The Tampa Bay Times via AP)

Florida readies for a fight with Zika virus

Florida’s history of fighting off mosquito-borne outbreaks puts the state in perhaps better position than most when it comes to the Zika vir…