On Wednesday, the U.S. Soccer Federation repealed Policy 604-1, which required players to stand for the national anthem.
She added that she's actually "wholly unqualified for probably any position in government," but said she'd surround herself with intelligent and well-qualified team members.
The 34-year-old won the World Cup in July and was named player of the tournament, before adding the FIFA World Player of the Year in September and the Ballon d'Or last month.
The fight for equal pay by the World Cup-winning U.S. Women's National Team seems to have hit a new block, players Megan Rapinoe and Christen Press said.
The USWNT plays its first game on U.S. soil less than a month after winning its second consecutive World Cup.
Jill Ellis announced she will step down in October after becoming the first coach in 81 years to win back-to-back World Cups.
U.S. Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro stated on Monday that women had been paid more than men over the last nine years.
The USWNT's co-captain spoke with Washington senators Patty Murray and Senator Maria Cantwell on Sunday to champion her cause.
The Royals are looking for a first win in five games, while the defending champions hope to close the gap to the league leaders.
League leaders North Carolina Courage are looking for a third consecutive win when they take on the Red Stars in Chicago.
U.S. Soccer Women's National Team goalie Ashlyn Harris said the team aims to "unite and bring" people together.
Portland Thorns host Orlando Pride on Sunday looking to return to the top of the table after losing to Reign FC last week.
During her concert Friday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City, Jennifer Lopez gave World Cup champion Carli Lloyd a lap dance.
The 23 players who won the World Cup with USWNT on Sunday return to their respective clubs next week.
The posters were located in a New York subway station. "Hate has no place in the transit system and we work hard to make the subway a welcoming, safe environment for everyone," said MTA officials.
The USWNT touched down on U.S. soil Monday afternoon after winning an unprecedented fourth World Cup.
The 34-year-old soccer star quoted the late rapper on her Instagram following the USWNT's triumph in France.
USWNT became the first team in the history of the FIFA Women's World Cup to successfully defend the title after beating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday.
The U.S. and the Netherlands go head-to-head in the World Cup final with the U.S. looking for a fourth world title.
The USWNT captain missed the semifinal against England because of a slight hamstring injury but she's ready to play on Sunday.
The USWNT takes on the Netherlands in the World Cup final on Sunday looking to defend its title for the first time.
The defending champions take on England in the World Cup semifinal on Tuesday but could face a hostile crowd.
The defending champions take on England in Lyon Tuesday looking to reach the World Cup final for a third consecutive time
The USWNT takes on England in the first semifinal on Tuesday looking to reach a third consecutive World Cup final.
Three soccer tournaments reach their climax early in July, while Wimbledon and the Tour de France both get underway.
The two pre-tournament favorites go head to head in an eagerly awaited quarter-finals in Paris on Friday afternoon.
The U.S. and France go head-to-head in the quarterfinal in Paris on Friday, while England takes on Norway on Thursday.
Pre-tournament favorites U.S. and France collide in Paris on Friday, while Germany and Sweden meet in a rematch of the 2016 Olympic final.
The defending champions take on Spain in the round of 16 stage of the Women's World Cup in Reims on Tuesday.