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Maine Electoral Votes
How many electoral votes does Maine have?

The electoral votes from Maine and the other states are used to elect a President and Vice President every four years. Whichever Presidential candidate gets the majority of the electoral votes becomes the President.

Maine is given one electoral vote for each Maine congressional district, in addition to one electoral vote for each of the two Maine Senators. In other words, the number of electoral votes Maine has depends on how many Representatives Maine has in Washington, D.C.

The number of Senators Maine has does not change, but the number of Maine congressional districts is based on the last census.

Like every other state, Maine has 2 Senators. Furthermore, Maine currently has 2 congressional districts. Thus, Maine has a total of 4 Representatives in Washington, D.C.

Therefore, the answer to the question "How many electoral votes does Maine have?" is 4.

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