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United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1928

 

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1928

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1928

November 6, 1928 (1928-11-06)

All 11 California seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 10 1
Seats won 10 1
Seat change Steady Steady
Popular vote 1,127,910 172,250
Percentage 85.1% 13.0%

     Republican hold     Democratic hold

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1928 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, 1928. California's House delegation remained unchanged at 10 Republicans and 1 Democrat.

Overview

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1928
Party Votes Percentage Seats
Republican 1,127,910 85.1% 10
Democratic 172,250 13.0% 1
Independent 16,838 1.3% 0
Socialist 8,090 0.6% 0
Totals 1,325,088 100.0% 11

Results

Final results from the Clerk of the House of Representatives: [1]

District 1

California's 1st congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Clarence F. Lea (incumbent) 56,381 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Democratic hold

District 2

California's 2nd congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Harry Lane Englebright (incumbent) 32,455 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 3

California's 3rd congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Charles F. Curry (incumbent) 77,750 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 4

California's 4th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Florence Prag Kahn (incumbent) 50,206 76%
Independent Harry W. Hutton 16,838 24%
Totals 67,044 100%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 5

California's 5th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Richard J. Welch (incumbent) 51,708 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 6

California's 6th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Albert E. Carter (incumbent) 113,579 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 7

California's 7th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Henry E. Barbour 71,195 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 8

California's 8th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Arthur M. Free (incumbent) 80,613 68%
Democratic Cecelia M. Casserly 37,947 32%
Totals 118,560 100%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 9

California's 9th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William E. Evans (incumbent) 222,261 77.0%
Democratic James B. Ogg 58,263 20.2%
Socialist Christian Sorenson 8,090 2.8%
Totals 288,614 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 10

California's 10th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Joe Crail (incumbent) 301,028 93.9%
Democratic Harry Sherr 19,659 6.1%
Totals 320,687 100.0%
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

District 11

California's 11th congressional district election, 1928
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Philip D. Swing (incumbent) 127,115 100.0%
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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