Buffett Upset over Keystone Delay

Warren Buffett, billionaire investor and fund raiser for President Obama, was upset with the recent decision in the president’s delay in looking over the Keystone XL pipeline, saying that it has the United States thumbing its nose at Canada. “I would have passed Keystone,” said Buffett on the CNBC show Squawk Box before the 50th …

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Washington & Warren Buffett

It’s great to be the investing king. Two particular events that took place yesterday show us that it’s also good to be friends with President Obama. Businesses owned by Warren Buffett, the Democratic billionaire, are enjoying what could be construed as a light touch from Washington. The Surface Transportation Board from the government announced on …

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Buffett Says “We’ll go Right Up to the Point of Extreme Idiocy”

According to billionaire investor Warren Buffett, Republicans in Congress aren’t dumb enough to hold the credit and full faith of Americans hostage to politics, but they will get very close. On Thursday while on CNBC, he also told Andrew Ross Sorkin that Congress is probably going to raise the ceiling of the nation’s debt just …

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Buffett Says Scrap ObamaCare

Things are obviously bad for Pres. Barack Obama when Warren Buffett feels that the ObamaCare initiative needs reformation. He said “we need something else.” back in 2010, well before this program came into being. Money Morning writes: “Healthcare costs in the United States are like a tapeworm eating at our economic body. “Those words come …

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Berkshire Hathaway Investors and Warren Buffett Pay “Buffett Rule” Tax Voluntarily

Warren Buffett, CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, just announced today that he wrote a personal donation check to the United States treasury in an effort to comply with “The Buffett Rule.” In another interesting turn of events, every Berkshire Hathaway investor is going to have 30% of their capital gains and dividends withheld. This …

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Warren Buffett Says Capitalism’s “Natural Juices” Bringing Back The US Economy

Billionaire CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, tells the world investors that they need to bet on the “natural juices” of capitalism in the United States even though the country’s lawmakers are currently struggling to narrow the budget deficit. During 2012, Buffett’s entire compensation declined by 14% during the year to $423,923. Berkshire …

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Warren Buffett & Federal Budget Cuts

Warren Buffett, billionaire investor, isn’t the biggest fan of the automatic federal cuts to the budget that started last Friday. He did say they should not hurt the American economy at all, and that they will certainly help reduce the US deficit. As of now, the US is currently running a deficit of around 6% …

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Warren Buffett Says Congress Will Be Obama’s Biggest Obstacle During Second Term

Mr. Warren Buffett believes he understands the biggest challenge that President Obama will face during his second term, and that challenge is Congress. Even though the Oracle of Omaha believes that Congress will present Obama with his biggest problem during his second term, he also believes that the United States will overcome the poor decision-making …

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Ex Buffett Employee David Sokol Slams Billionaire

An ex-employee of Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett is currently lashing out against his old boss. David Sokol, who was once expected to succeed Warren Buffett as head honcho of Berkshire Hathaway when he retired, called out Buffett in regards to a Wall Street Journal article that came out over the weekend. “I will never …

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A Different View Of Warren Buffett’s Common Sense Tax Beliefs

Throughout the years, Warren Buffett has gone very far in life with his folksy way of thinking and his ability to make difficult financial concepts very simple to understand. And as I’m sure you can imagine, people trying to push a higher tax agenda for the wealthy have also gotten a lot out of Warren …

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