Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett gives a speech during a book party for "Tap Dancing To Work: Warren Buffett On Practically Everything, 1966-2012" at The Lambs Club on Nov. 26, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Donald Bowers/Getty Images for FORTUNE)

Buffett: ‘Corporate Taxes Have Not Been A Problem For Corporate America’

Billionaire Warren Buffett said Wednesday he’s confident that Congress will eventually pass a plan to address the so-called fiscal cliff, even if it doesn’t happen until early next year.


President Barack Obama presents investor, industrialist and philanthropist Warren Buffett with the 2010 Medal of Freedom in the East Room of the White House on Feb. 15, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Buffett Prefers Cutoff For Elimination Of Bush Tax Cuts At $500,000

Billionaire Warren Buffett is again calling for higher taxes on the “ultrarich” and he’s urging Congress to compromise on spending cuts and tax increases.


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Buffett Says Odds Of A US Recession ‘Very Low’

The U.S. economy isn’t likely to slip back into a recession, despite recent economic reports signaling the recovery has lost momentum, Warren Buffett said.


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Buffett: I Would Not Invest In Facebook

Billionaire Warren Buffett says he avoids buying into businesses like Facebook because it’s too hard to estimate what they might be worth.


Warren Buffett attends the grand re-opening of Jay-Z's 40/40 Club on Jan. 18, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Buffett: American Banks In Better Shape Than Europe’s

Billionaire Warren Buffett says American banks are in much better financial shape than European counterparts because of measures taken during the financial crisis.


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As Race Shifts, Biden Gets Task Of Scuffing Romney

Vice President Joe Biden has branded presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney “consistently wrong,” ”uninformed” on foreign policy, someone aiming to “end Medicare as we know it” and an advocate of the wealthy at the expense of the middle class.


President Barack Obama makes a statement about the "Buffett rule" in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on April 11, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama: We Should Rename ‘Buffett Rule’ To ‘Reagan Rule’

Would Ronald Reagan support the “Buffett rule”? President Obama believes so.


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Sometimes Even Warren Buffett Gets It Wrong

The Oracle of Omaha earned his nickname — and more than a few billion dollars — by spotting investments that others overlooked, but Warren Buffett makes mistakes.


Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 7, 2011 in Sun Valley, Idaho. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Buffett: I Was ‘Dead Wrong’ On Housing Market Recovery Prediction

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Saturday that he was “dead wrong” with a prediction that the U.S. housing market would begin to recover by now, but he remains optimistic about the […]


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Buffett Secretary, Steve Jobs’ Widow To Attend State Of The Union

The State of the Union guest list has become an annual rite, with the first lady’s box taking on the sort of gravitas shown at the Academy Awards’ Red Carpet ceremony.