Bill Gates meets with Rep. Royce on Capitol Hill
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SPOTTED: Bill Gates, donning black rimmed glasses and a yellow patterned tie, meeting with House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed RoyceEdward (Ed) Randall RoyceOvernight Defense: Latest on Korea talks | Trump says summit results 'very exciting!' | Congress to get Space Force plan in February | Trump asked CIA about silent bombs Poll: House GOP candidate leads in California swing district Overnight Defense: Congress reaches deal preventing shutdown | Pentagon poised to be funded on time for first time in years | House GOP rejects effort to get Putin summit documents MORE (R-Calif.) and other committee members Tuesday afternoon at the Rayburn House Office Building. 

The Microsoft co-founder has been staying busy during a whirlwind trip to Washington. On Monday, the billionaire philanthropist, who is a trustee and co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, visited the White House as President Obama spoke about World AIDS Day.

Gates also announced his foundation’s plans to almost double its contribution to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.