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1900 United States House of Representatives elections in California

The United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1900 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, 1900. California's seven-seat delegation remained all-Republican.

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1900

← 1898 November 6, 1900 (1900-11-06) 1902 →

All 7 California seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 6 1
Seats before 7 0
Seats won 7 0
Seat change Steady Steady
Popular vote 157,440 120,410
Percentage 54.0% 41.3%

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Election results by district.

OverviewEdit

United States House of Representatives elections in California, 1900
Party Votes Percentage Seats
Republican 157,440 54.0% 7
Democratic 120,410 41.3% 0
Socialist 8,567 2.9% 0
Prohibition 4,130 1.4% 0
Independent 1,116 0.4% 0
Totals 291,663 100.0% 7

ResultsEdit

District 1Edit

California's 1st congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Frank Coombs 21,227 55.3
Democratic James F. Farraher 16,270 42.4
Socialist William Morgan 599 1.6
Prohibition Charles T. Clark 310 0.8
Total votes 38,406 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 2Edit

California's 2nd congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Samuel D. Woods 23,019 50.4
Democratic J. D. Sproul 21,851 47.9
Socialist W. F. Lockwood 402 0.9
Prohibition W. H. Barron 371 0.8
Total votes 45,643 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 3Edit

California's 3rd congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Victor H. Metcalf (incumbent) 22,109 58.9
Democratic Frank Freeman 14,408 38.4
Socialist R. A. Dague 596 1.6
Prohibition Alvin W. Holt 431 1.1
Total votes 37,544 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 4Edit

California's 4th congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Julius Kahn (incumbent) 17,111 55.2
Democratic R. Porter Ashe 11,742 37.8
Independent C. C. O'Donnell 1,116 3.6
Socialist G. B. Benham 969 3.1
Prohibition Joseph Rowell 84 0.3
Total votes 31,022 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 5Edit

California's 5th congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Eugene F. Loud (incumbent) 23,443 55.7
Democratic J. H. Henry 17,365 41.3
Socialist C. H. King 942 2.2
Prohibition Fred E. Caton 322 0.8
Total votes 42,072 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 6Edit

California's 6th congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican James McLachlan 27,081 51.8
Democratic William Graves 19,793 37.9
Socialist H. G. Wilshire 3,674 7.0
Prohibition James Campbell 1,693 3.2
Total votes 52,241 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

District 7Edit

California's 7th congressional district election, 1900
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican James C. Needham (incumbent) 23,450 52.4
Democratic W. D. Crichton 18,981 42.4
Socialist Noble A. Richardson 1,385 3.1
Prohibition A. H. Hensley 919 2.1
Total votes 44,735 100.0
Turnout  
Republican hold

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