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Andrew M. Wilson

Republican

Picture of Andrew M. Wilson
Los Angeles Herald (11/20/1907)
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-06-1906 Republican RC-02 21216 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

1906: Member, San Francisco County Board of Supervisors
1907: Resigned from the Railroad Commission on November 19.

  • EXTRAORDINARY REBUKE: When Governor James N. Gillett called the 1st Extraordinary Session of 1907, one of the reasons was to allow the legislature "to remove Andrew M. Wilson from the office of Railroad Commissioner, on the ground of corruption and incompetency on the part of the said Wilson." 

Source: "As measure preparing way for removal is about to be presented, Boodler's Resignation Reaches Legislature" by Winfield S. Morgan, Los Angeles Herald (11/20/1907) [Library of Congress: Chronicling America]

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