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United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1906

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1906

November 6, 1906 (1906-11-06)

All 8 California seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 8 0
Seats won 8 0
Seat change Steady Steady
Popular vote 155,068 86,885
Percentage 58.4% 32.7%

Election results by district.

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1906 was an election for California's delegation to the United States House of Representatives, which occurred as part of the general election of the House of Representatives on November 6, 1906. All eight districts remained Republican.

Contents

  • Overview 1
  • Results 2
    • District 1 2.1
    • District 2 2.2
    • District 3 2.3
    • District 4 2.4
    • District 5 2.5
    • District 6 2.6
    • District 7 2.7
    • District 8 2.8
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Overview

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1906
Party Votes Percentage Seats
Republican 155,068 58.4% 8
Democratic 86,885 32.7% 0
Socialist 16,052 6.1% 0
Prohibition 3,686 1.4% 0
Independence League 3,614 1.4% 0
Totals 265,305 100.0% 8

Results

District 1

California's 1st congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William F. Englebright 18,125 95.2%
Democratic F. W. Taft 539 2.8%
Socialist J. C. Weybright 325 1.7%
Prohibition R. L. Webb 51 0.3%
Totals 19,040 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 2

California's 2nd congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Duncan E. McKinlay (incumbent) 23,411 51.8%
Democratic W. A. Beard 20,262 44.8%
Socialist A. J. Gaylord 1,524 3.4%
Totals 45,197 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 3

California's 3rd congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Joseph R. Knowland (incumbent) 21,510 60.0%
Democratic Hugh W. Brunk 7,716 21.5%
Independence League Charles C. Boynton 3,614 10.1%
Socialist William McDevitt 2,514 7.0%
Prohibition T. H. Montgomery 482 1.4%
Totals 35,836 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 4

California's 4th congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Julius Kahn (incumbent) 5,678 62.4%
Democratic David S. Hirshberg 3,016 33.2%
Socialist Oliver Everett 399 4.4%
Totals 9,093 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 5

California's 5th congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Everis A. Hayes (incumbent) 22,530 53.4%
Democratic Hiram G. Davis 17,295 41.0%
Socialist Joseph Lawrence 2,343 5.6%
Totals 42,168 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 6

California's 6th congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican James C. Needham (incumbent) 18,928 55.6%
Democratic Harry A. Greene 12,868 37.8%
Socialist Richard Kirk 1,303 3.8%
Prohibition Herman E. Burbank 964 2.8%
Totals 34,063 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 7

California's 7th congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican James McLachlan (incumbent) 22,338 56.8%
Democratic Robert G. Laucks 11,197 28.4%
Socialist Claude Riddle 3,641 9.2%
Prohibition Levi D. Johnson 2,189 5.6%
Totals 39,365 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 8

California's 8th congressional district election, 1906
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Sylvester C. Smith (incumbent) 22,548 55.6%
Democratic Charles A. Barlow 13,992 34.5%
Socialist Noble A. Richardson 4,003 9.9%
Totals 40,543 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

See also

References

  • California Elections Page
  • Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives

External links

  • California Legislative District Maps (1911-Present)
  • RAND California Election Returns: District Definitions
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