César Duarte Jáquez

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César Duarte Jáquez
Anthony Wayne and Chihuahua Governor César Duarte Jáquez.jpg
César Duarte Jáquez (right) with U.S. Amb. Earl Anthony Wayne
Governor of Chihuahua
In office
October 4, 2010 – October 4, 2016
Preceded by José Reyes Baeza Terrazas
Succeeded by Javier Corral Jurado
Personal details
Born (1963-04-14) April 14, 1963 (age 55)
Hidalgo del Parral, Chihuahua
Political party Institutional Revolutionary Party
Spouse(s) Berta Olga Gomez Fong
Profession Lawyer

César Horacio Duarte Jáquez (born April 14, 1963) is a Mexican politician, a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, who has twice been a federal deputy. He was President of the Chamber of Deputies of Mexico from 2008 to 2009,[1] while representing Chihuahua's ninth district, and he served as Governor of Chihuahua for the period 2010 to 2016.[2] César Duarte is currently under investigation for corruption and an arrest warrant against him and other close members of his government was issued on March 27, 2017.[3] According to the Financial Times, he is "believed to be in Texas."[4]


  1. ^ Gómez, Ricardo; Horacio Jiménez (2008-08-28). "Rinde protesta Mesa Directiva en San Lázaro". El Universal (in Spanish). Retrieved 2011-01-12. 
  2. ^ "Toma protesta César Duarte como gobernador de Chihuahua" (in Spanish). Grupo Editorial Milenio. 2010-10-04. Retrieved 2011-01-12. 
  3. ^ Chihuahua, El Diario de. "Giran orden de aprehensión vs César Duarte". 
  4. ^ Webber, Jude (April 1, 2018). "Mexico: The electoral price of impunity". Financial Times. Retrieved April 1, 2018.