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Philip D. Swing


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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-1920 Republican CD-11 59425 Win
11-07-1922 Republican CD-11 79039 Win
11-04-1924 Republican CD-11 93811 Win
11-02-1926 Republican CD-11 89726 Win
11-06-1928 Republican CD-11 127115 Win
11-04-1930 Republican CD-11 124092 Win

Candidate Biography:

Philip David Swing
Born: November 30, 1884 in San Bernardino, CA
Military Service: ARMY
Family: Brother of Ralph Swing
Died: August 8, 1963 in San Diego, CA

1908-1909: City Attorney, City of Brawley
1908-1911: Deputy District Attorney, Imperial County
1911-1915: District Attorney, Imperial County
1916-1919: Chief Counsel, Imperial Irrigation District
1919-1921: Justice, Imperial County Superior Court
1920-1932: Delegate, Republican State Conventions
1926: Chairman, Republican State Convention
1945-1958: Member, California State Water Resources Board

  • PLACENAME: Phil D. Swing Elementary School is located in Brawley, CA

Source: "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-Present" (U.S. Library of Congress) []