US women's soccer team captain accepts Capitol invitation

Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invitation for the U.S women's soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory with a visit to Congress

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday he looks forward to scheduling a time when "these inspiring women can come to the nation's capital."

Schumer, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and others in Congress invited the team to visit. Rapinoe said Tuesday on CNN that she had accepted invitations from New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Pelosi and Schumer to go to Washington.