DeLauro and US Women’s Soccer Team pushing for equal pay

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Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is throwing her support the US Women’s National Soccer Team and their push for equal pay.

DeLauro and other lawmakers sent a letter to the US Soccer Federation urging them to address pay inequities between to men and women’s national teams.

Related: US soccer players speak out on equal pay suit

Several players have filed complaints Accusing US Soccer of wage discrimination.

The players claim they perform the same job duties and the team’s success, revenues and audience far exceeds the men’s team.

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