Obama to Meet With Gates, Buffet on Philanthropy

Monday, 18 Jul 2011 07:24 AM

 

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President Barack Obama will meet with Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s Warren Buffett and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates at the White House today to discuss how private philanthropy can be channeled toward national challenges.

Gates will be joined by his wife, Melinda, as they update the president on their efforts to persuade rich Americans to give a majority of their wealth to charity, according to the White House.

 

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