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Mr. Pitt is Going to Washington

Brad Pitt to talk about Big Easy charity with Nancy Pelosi



    Mr. Pitt is Going to Washington
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    Brad Pitt is bringing his charm game to D.C. to chat with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi about his New Orleans charity.

    LOS ANGELES — Mr. Pitt is going to Washington.

    Nancy Pelosi's office says Brad Pitt is set to meet with the Speaker of the House on Thursday to discuss the 45-year-old actor's charity efforts in New Orleans.

    Pitt founded "Make It Right" in 2007 to help build environmentally sustainable housing for low-income residents in New Orleans who lost their homes during Hurricane Katrina. He was nominated for a best-actor Oscar for "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button."