1910 French legislative election

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1910 French legislative election

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All 595 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
  Majority party Minority party Third party
  Émile Combes 1913.jpg Raymond Poincaré 1914.jpg Jean Jaurès, 1904, by Nadar.jpg
Leader Émile Combes Raymond Poincaré Jean Jaurès
Party PRRRS ARD SFIO
Leader's seat Charente-Maritime Meuse Tarn
Seats won 262 113 107
Seat change Increase 1 Increase 39 Increase 53
Popular vote 2,966,800 1,257,714 1,110,561
Percentage 32.73% 14.74% 13.20%
Swing Increase 11.19% Increase 2.09% Increase 3.25%

France Chambre des deputes 1910.png
Composition of the Chamber of Deputies

Prime Minister before election

Aristide Briand
Republican-Socialist Party

Elected Prime Minister

Aristide Briand
Republican-Socialist Party

The 1910 general election was held on 24 April and 8 May 1910.

The elections resulted in a victory for the governing coalition of Radicals and Left Republicans, allowing the incumbent premier Aristide Briand to form a second government.

Results[edit]

Popular Vote [1][edit]

Party Votes % Votes
  Revolutionary Socialists 2,903 0.03%
  French Section of the Workers International 1,110,561 13.15%
  Republican Socialists and Socialist Independents 345,202 3.71%
  Radical-Socialist, Radical and Republican Party 1,727,064 20.45%
  Radical Independents 966,407 11.44%
  Republicans of the Left 1,018,704 12.06%
  Republican Federation 1,472,442 17.43%
  Popular Liberal Action 153 231 1.8%
  Conservatives and Nationalists 1,602,209 19.0%
  • Left-wing Opposition : 13.18%
  • Centre-left Majority : 57.55%
  • Right-wing Opposition : 28.76%
Popular vote
PRRRS
38.83%
ARD
14.74%
SFIO
12.80%
FR
9.23%
Conservatives
9.13%
ALP
8.65%
SI
3.71%
Nationalists
1.75%
Others
1.16%

Parliamentary Groups [2][edit]

Affiliation Party Seats
Left (Opposition)
  French Section of the Workers' International (SFIO) 75
Centre-Left (Majority)
  Independent Socialists 24
  Republican, Radical and Radical-Socialist Party (PRRRS) 262
  Republicans of the Left 85
Right (Opposition)
  Republican Federation 59
  Conservatives and Right 60
  Popular Liberal Action 30
Total 595

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