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March 15, 1917

Acting Election

Acting Lieutenant Governor to fill the vacancy created when William D. Stephens succeeded Governor Johnson.

Lieutenant Governor
Arthur H. Breed Sr. Republican Win

Succession Election

Succession to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Governor Hiram Johnson following his election to the U.S. Senate.

William D. Stephens Republican Win