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    Future of Public Higher Education

    Bill Gates was the keynote speaker at an event to mark the upcoming 150th anniversary of the Morrill Land Grant Act. He spoke about funding universities, college admissions, and the…

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    Conversation with Bill Gates

    Bill Gates talked about his philanthropic organization called the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, his career at Microsoft, as well as education and global health care. He responded…

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    Bill Gates on Education and Health Care Systems

    Bill Gates talked about education and health care in the U.S. and around the world. Topics included the environment and his charitable initiatives. He was interviewed by Walter…

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    Former President Clinton and Bill Gates on U.S. Debt

    Former President Bill Clinton and Bill Gates were interviewed by Tamron Hall about debt, taxes, health care costs, immigration, and education. 
    “Shaping America’s…

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    Bill Gates on Education

    Bill Gates talked about the work of the Gates Foundation in higher education. He stressed the importance of education and the need for government funding. He said that the current…

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    Technology and Global Marketplace Competitiveness

    Bill Gates testified at a hearing on competitiveness in the global marketplace as it relates to technology. Topics include efforts needed to strengthen U.S. competitiveness in the…

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    Global Health

    Former President Bill Clinton and Bill Gates talked before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about improving health care in developing nations and about global health challenges.

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    Bill Gates on Education and Global Competitiveness

    Bill Gates spoke to governors about encouraging economic competitiveness and growth at the local level. He focused on the Gates Foundation’s efforts to work with governors on…

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    Bill Gates on Global Poverty and Development

    Bill Gates talked about global poverty and development. He discussed his foundation, the future of philanthropy, and his prediction that there would be fewer than ten poor countries by…

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    Bill Gates on Development Aid

    Bill Gates testified before the European Parliament about the health and education programs sponsored or performed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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    Computer Industry Competition

    Committee members heard testimony from several computer industry leaders on the changing nature of competition in the industry. Witnesses testified about how Microsoft’s position…

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    High Technology Impact on the U.S. Economy

    Witnesses testified about how computers and the Internet affected the U.S. economy and how it had changed education. They also addressed the issues of intellectual property, security…

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    American Competitiveness

    Bill Gates testified about the state of education in the U.S. and its impact on the ability of Americans to compete in the global economy. In his remarks he said that overhauls of the…

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    Sustainable Development

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon joined the leaders from Finland, Indonesia, and Mexico, to talk about how sustainable development can lead to economic growth. The panelists also…

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    Bill Gates Remarks

    Bill Gates spoke at an event in honor of former Secretary of State Madeline Albright and former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge. In his remarks he focused on the importance of…

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    World Economic Forum

    Global food demand will double between now and 2050 as the world’s population reaches 9.2 billion. How can the increased demand for food be met in an economically and…

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    Redesigning the American High School

    Mr. Gates and others talked about high school education policy, preparing American students for dynamic challenges at universities and in the workplace, current and future academic…

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    Philanthropic Gift

    Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates spoke to reporters about the gift of shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. stock valued at $30.7 billion that Warren Buffett pledged to the Bill…

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    Microsoft Antitrust Case

    Mr. Gates and Mr. Ballmer spoke to reporters about an antitrust settlement reached with the Justice Department.

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    Microsoft Anti-Trust Negotiations

    Mr. Gates reacted to the antitrust suit filed against Microsoft by the Department of Justice. He said the charges of a monopoly concerning the Internet server were…

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