Nancy Pelosi congratulates her ‘dear friend’ Bono

Who knew House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and U2 front man Bono were besties? Back in 2012 at a party celebrating Pelosi’s 25 years in Congress, Bono praised the congresswoman from California: “Millions of people all over the world owe their lives to Nancy and the bipartisan coalition that fought to contain the AIDS epidemic.” And earlier today Pelosi congratulated the perpetually shaded rock star on his recent Golden Globe trophy for Best Original Song.


Alright fine, we don’t expect the politico and the performer to rock matching Rainbow Loom bracelets anytime soon, but the two big names are definitely partners in the cause.

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