The U.S. women’s national team’s equal-pay debate rages on, and “The Daily Show” joined the discussion Wednesday night.
The Comedy Central show aired a segment Wednesday making light of the issue, with FC Kansas City captain Becky Sauerbrunn starring in the sketch.
Sauerbrunn and teammates Hope Solo and Ali Krieger appeared on the show to discuss the U.S. women’s soccer team’s wage discrimination complaint against U.S. Soccer, filed on March 31 with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
The women claim they are paid nearly four times less than their male counterparts — and they do not get paid if they lose a match.
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The Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj, who conducted the mock interview, suggested they could solve the imbalance by landing second jobs as Uber drivers. Watch the full clip: