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Ghirardelli chocolate and Napa Valley wine: Pelosi pays off Warriors-Raptors bet to Trudeau
Consolation prize: Canadian prime minister gives speaker a Raptors championship t-shirt

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau exchange gifts as they settle a wager over the NBA basketball championship series between her Golden State Warriors and his victorious Toronto Raptors on. (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call)

If there wasn’t enough salt in Nancy Pelosi’s wounds after the Toronto Raptors defeated her Golden State Warriors for this year’s NBA championship, she can just steal some from the pistachios she gifted Justin Trudeau. Oh wait, never mind — those are salt-free.

The Speaker held up her end of a “friendly” wager with the Canadian prime minister Thursday when she gave him the basket of all baskets, chock-full of some of California’s finest:

The Game is Rigged! Sanders, Warriors Fans Share Gripe
Bernie Bros and Golden State supporters are all convinced the machine is against them

Supporters of Bernie Sanders attend a rally outside of RFK Stadium in Washington. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Before Thursday night, not a lot of people would put Stephen Curry and Bernie Sanders in the same sentence. But now fans of both are roiling with the same complaint: conspiracy, collusion, complicity.  

Golden State and Sanders supporters feel like the system is rigged against them.  

Bernie Sanders Roots for Golden State Comeback
In California, Sanders draws inspiration from NBA's Warriors epic rally

Where's Bernie? Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders watches the hometown Golden State Warriors complete their NBA Western Conference Finals comeback over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday. (Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernie Sanders is hoping comebacks are contagious.   

The long shot Democratic presidential candidate took a break from campaigning for California's June 7 primary on Monday night to root for the Golden State Warriors in Oakland as they completed their own improbable run in the NBA Western Conference finals.   

Congressional Hits and Misses: Week of July 6, 2015 (Video)

Members returned from an 11-day recess to reflect on airplanes, reclaim their time and ask rhetorical questions about sheep diets.