Rubén Moreira Valdez

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Rubén Moreira Valdez
Governor of Coahuila
Assumed office
December 1, 2011
Preceded by Jorge Torres López
Personal details
Born (1963-04-18) April 18, 1963 (age 51)
Saltillo, Coahuila
Political party Institutional Revolutionary Party
Spouse(s) Alma Carolina Viggiano Austria

Rubén Ignacio Moreira Valdéz (April 18, 1963 Saltillo, Coahuila) is a Mexican politician, lawyer and member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). Moreira has served as the Governor of Coahuila since December 1, 2011, having won the 2011 gubernatorial election.[1] He previously held a seat in the federal Chamber of Deputies of Mexico from 2009 to 2011.

Rubén Moreira won the 2011 Coahuila gubernatorial election on July 3, 2011, with 62% of the popular vote, holding the state for the PRI.[1] His closest opponent in the election, Guillermo Anaya Llamas of PAN, received 35% of the vote.[1]

Moreira took office as Governor on December 1, 2011.[2]

He is married to Alma Carolina Viggiano Austria, a lawyer and elected politician.