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The Central Electoral Board (JCE) plenary approved on Thursday, 6 May 2021, the final investigation report regarding the vote of Dominicans abroad for the 2020 presidential election.

The report investigated the voter registration and voter organizing offices for the JCE in New York, Boston, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Reading, Washington, Orlando and Miami, corresponding to District 1 abroad in the United States.

The Investigation Committee was integrated by the president of the JCE, Román Jáquez Liranzo, and JCE members Rafael Armando Vallejo Santelises and Samir Chami Isa.

The plenary of the Central Electoral Board (JCE) ordered the firing of the director of the Expat Voter Office, Gilberto Cruz Herasme and other officials for irregularities in the handling of US$4 million disbursed during the past presidential elections abroad in 2020.

In addition to Cruz Herasme, administrative...

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