The Story of U.S. Podcast: June 23, 2021

The Story of U.S. | EP1 Fred Ortiz -- Lead Architect of Globe Life Field Fred Ortiz -- Lead Architect of Globe Life Field

Fred Ortiz, Lead Architect of Globe Life Field -- the home of the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team-- discusses his family's immigrant journey from Mexico to the United States.  Fred shares how important it was for him to design a place where families can form memories of going to the ballgame together -- and the emotions he felt when he took his own family through the stadium for the first time.

Learn more about the Bush Institute's work on immigration reform at www.bushcenterorg/immigration.

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Immigration has always been an important part of our nation’s history, but the value immigrants bring to our country isn’t limited to the immigrants themselves. In the George W. Bush Presidential Center’s new podcast, The Story of U.S., we’ll talk to the children of immigrants, learn more about their families’ stories, and celebrate how the rich diversity of new American families strengthens our communities – across generations.  

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