Bill Gates Backs Marijuana Legalization In His State
Bill Gates voted “yes” on the 2012 referendum that legalized marijuana in his home state, he told BuzzFeed in an interview Tuesday. Gates, the wealthiest American and the nation’s largest philanthropist, said he didn’t expect the law to pass ...
Bill Gates Gives ALEC the Blue Screen of Death
Another display of grassroots muscle caused the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to drop their financial support for ALEC. The Gates Foundation had donated $375,000 to ALEC over the past two years, but a spokesman told Roll Call that they were not a dues ...
Bill Gates Is Kind of a Dick
Bill Gates is a ... And here is what Gates, the world's richest man, had to say about income inequality: Well, now you're getting into sort of complicated issues. In general, on taxation-type things, you'd think of me as a Democrat. That is, when tax ...
Bill Gates seeks Africa farm aid
Microsoft co-founder and Chairman Bill Gates ... he said. Gates acknowledged the elephant in the room — the enormous federal debt — but said that shouldn’t prevent the administration and lawmakers from doing the right thing. “Yes, we have to ...
Bill Gates a New Ally to Christians Advocating for Poor
Christian groups fighting to protect domestic and international assistance programs for the poor have a great ally in Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates ahead of the G8 talks ... from doing the right thing. "Yes, we have to watch the deficit," he affirmed.