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Massachusetts Electoral Votes
How many electoral votes does Massachusetts have?

The electoral votes from Massachusetts 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.

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

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

Like every other state, Massachusetts has 2 Senators. Furthermore, Massachusetts currently has 9 congressional districts. Thus, Massachusetts has a total of 11 Representatives in Washington, D.C.

Therefore, the answer to the question "How many electoral votes does Massachusetts have?" is 11.

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