U.S. Women’s National Team co-captain Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invitation to visit the U.S. Senate offered by Democrat Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer while rejecting an invitation to visit with President Donald Trump at the White House.
On Monday, the New York Senator invited the U.S. Women’s team to visit the upper chamber after the team won the Women’s World Cup on Sunday, the Daily Mail reported.
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Rapinoe told the media she would be “very happy” to accept Schumer’s invitation to visit Capitol Hill to talk about equal pay with Democrats and celebrate the U.S. Team’s world cup victory.
“Thank you, Chuck Schumer, for inviting us out. We are very happy to accept your invitation to come,” Rapinoe said...