Hiram Johnson

Hiram Warren Johnson (September 2, 1866 – August 6, 1945) was a leading American progressive and later isolationist politician from California; he served as the 23rd governor from 1911 to 1917, and as a United States Senator from 1917 to 1945.

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Political Party Strength In California
... D) 27D, 13R 49D, 31R 23D, 15R 1964. 28D, 12R 52D, 28R Pierre Salinger (D) Johnson/Humphrey (D) Stanley Mosk (D) Clair Engle (D) 24 ... D, 14 R ... Johnson (R) 28 ... R, 12 D 54 R, 26 D 1953 Earl Warren (R) Goodwin Knight (R) 1952 Thomas Kuchel (R) 27 R, 13 D 47 R, 33 D Richard Nixon (R) 12 R, 11 D Eisenhower/Nixon (R) 1951 ... Riley (R) 1945 Hiram Johnson (R) 1944 Walter F ...
List Of Lieutenant Governors Of California
... Neeley Johnson 5 John Walkup 1860 ... Democrat John B ... Johnson 1880 ... Democrat William Irwin 15 John Mansfield 1883 ... Republican George Perkins 16 John Daggett 1887 ... Democrat George Stoneman 17 Robert Whitney Waterman 1887 ... Republican Washington ... Wallace 1915 ... Republican Hiram Johnson 26 John Morton Eshleman 1916 ... Progressive Hiram Johnson 27 William Dennison Stephens 1917 ... Republican Hiram Johnson 28 Clement Calhoun ...
California Hall Of Fame - Exhibit Highlights (2009) - Hiram Johnson
... Hiram Johnson’s model voting machine, campaign buttons, oath of office. ...
William Stephens - Governorship
... A Progressive like his predecessor Hiram Johnson, Stephens chose not to expand on the reforms made by Johnson ... Like his predecessor Hiram Johnson, Stephens remained highly suspicious of Asian immigration to California, especially from the Japanese Empire, which ... deregulate state utilities, vowing to keep the Progressive reforms put in place by Hiram Johnson ...
Hiram Johnson - Life and Career - Death and Legacy
... in the Senate for almost thirty years, Johnson died in the Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, on August 6, 1945 ... Johnson gained some recognition in the media and general public during the 2003 California recall election because he was the most important person behind the introduction of the law that allowed ... Also, then-gubernatorial candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger referred to Johnson's progressive legacy in his campaign speeches ...

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