Even though Nebraska billionaire endorsed President Obama during the 2008 election, it didn't stop him and his wife Susie from meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the State Department today. The State Department did not disclose the nature of the call and did not immediately return requests for comment.
Buffett was in town to speak at the 2010 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit
In July, the billionaire announced he was donating 85 percent of his fortune, worth well over $40 billion. A substantial chuck of that will go to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - which announced a $35 million commitment to community colleges today at today's White House Summit on Community Colleges.