French legislative election, 1906
The 1906 general election was held on 6 and 20 May 1906.
All 585 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
Composition of the Chamber of Deputies
The elections produced an increased majority for the governing coalition between the Radicals and the left Republicans, which had held power under the premierships of Maurice Rouvier and Ferdinand Sarrien since January 1905.
Sarrien resigned on 20 October for reasons of health. Georges Clemenceau, also a Radical, replaced him, and remained premier until July 1909.
|Republican, Radical and Radical-Socialist Party||2,514,508||28.53%|
|Popular Liberal Action||1,238,048||14.05%|
|French Section of the Workers International||877,221||9.95%|
|Democratic Republican Alliance||703,912||7.99%|
|French Section of the Workers' International (SFIO)||54|
|Centre-Left and Centre|
|Republican, Radical and Radical-Socialist Party (PRRRS)||132|
|Republicans of the Left||90|
|Conservatives and Right||78|
|Popular Liberal Action||66|