José Reyes Baeza Terrazas

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José Reyes Baeza
José Reyes Baeza.jpg
Governor of Chihuahua
In office
October 4, 2004 – October 3, 2010
Preceded byPatricio Martínez García
Succeeded byCésar Horacio Duarte Jáquez
Personal details
Born (1961-09-20) September 20, 1961 (age 57)
Ciudad Delicias, Chihuahua
Political partyInstitutional Revolutionary Party
Spouse(s)Claudia Garza

José Reyes Baeza Terrazas (born September 20, 1961) is a Mexican politician[1][2] and lawyer. In 2004, he was elected Governor of Chihuahua as a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party for the term ending in 2010. Prior to that, he was Chair of Law at the University of Chihuahua in Chihuahua. He then served as mayor (Municipal President) of the city of Chihuahua from 1998 to 2001 and as a congressman in the federal Chamber of Deputies (Congress).

His wife is Claudia Garza.

In 2010, after Mexican drug cartels agents murdered Jesús Manuel Lara Rodríguez, the governor ordered government troops to guard the state capitol while a closed door session was held on safety.[1]

See also[edit]

Political offices
Preceded by
Patricio Martínez García
Governor of Chihuahua
2004 - 2010
Succeeded by
César Duarte Jáquez 2010 - 2016
Preceded by
Gustavo Ramos Becerra
Municipal President of Chihuahua
1998 - 2001
Succeeded by
Jorge Barousse Moreno


  1. ^ a b "Blindan el palacio de gobierno en Chihuahua". Excélsior (in Spanish). 21 June 2010. Archived from the original on 5 March 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2010.
  2. ^ "Blindan el palacio de gobierno en Chihuahua". Excélsior. Google translate. 21 June 2010. Retrieved 27 June 2010.