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June 8th, 2010
01:00 PM ET

Sister of billionaire Warren Buffett shares the wealth

(CNN) – She is the sister of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, and like her brother, Doris Buffett is a big philanthropist. To date, she's given away $100 million and she says she won't stop until that last check bounces. Doris Buffett joined us on on Tuesday's American Morning to talk about her Sunshine Lady Foundation and the new book about her, "Giving It All Away – The Doris Buffett Story."


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  1. Ms. Doris Buffett

    Hi Ms. Buffett, I believe what your doing is very commendable and feel I understand the life you were raised with. We have a lot in common, although, I don't want to write about it on the internet. I work very hard taking care of my children with special needs and sometimes wonder if I'm best for them. It is not easy.

    June 14, 2010 at 3:11 pm |
  2. Michelle Galati

    How wonderful–truly the secret to happiness and fufillment is to give. I don't have much ,but I always find something I can clothe someone with or feed people-no matter how hard my times have been -I always am keenly aware that I have it better than a majority of the world-because we have it good here even when its bad. God Bless this woman–more people with money should do it–not because I think they don't deserve to have so much-but that they are missing out on a vital part of life that is so rewarding-and it is to give.

    June 9, 2010 at 12:06 pm |
  3. Bill from Rotonda West Fl

    Sen Nelson warns that there is now a doomsday scenerio where the oil casing under the drill head is leaking oil into the strata producing a background leakage that presumably will be impossible to stop. My question is whether this background leakage is normal or should I be worried. I feel like I am falling down into the rabbit hole and everything is getting stranger and stranger. Someone should own this new issue and tell us if this is truly a doomsday scenerio realized.

    June 9, 2010 at 7:39 am |
  4. Michael Rossini King

    Ms. Buffett, I really admire you and the BIG HEART that you have. I pray that i could have someone like you to help me and my mother. My mother is heal and so am i. It would mean the world to me if you would consider helping my mother. Thank you so much for your kind sweet heart.

    June 9, 2010 at 1:08 am |
  5. frances

    Give me some and I too will share with others.

    June 8, 2010 at 10:47 pm |