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“A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you’re talking real money.” attributed to U.S. Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen.
The first quarter of 2020 brought a tsunami of events that overturned much of the global economy and brought a sense of chaos to financial markets worldwide. Policymakers responded in a swift and decisive fashion. Senator Dirksen, quoted above, would…Read post
To Our Valued Employees, Clients and Friends –
Juneteenth is recognized as a holiday commemorating the end of slavery. However, on that day, injustice did not immediately end, nor did opportunity and equality immediately arrive. Slavery may have ended, but racism endured.
While pain is being felt across our country, including within our walls, we h…Read post
Growing up in Houston in the 1950s I spent a lot of time playing with the kids in my neighborhood. There were no personal computers, smartphones or cable TV, online streaming, not to mention video games. If the weather was bad, we’d stay indoors and play board games. But if it was good, we’d be outside playing games in the neighborhood. One of our staples was hide-and-seek. I remember many g…Read post