UPDATED Jul. 30, 2021, at 10:36 AM

Does Your Member Of Congress Vote With Or Against Biden?

An updating tally of how often every member of the House and the Senate votes with or against the president.

Abigail SpanbergerD

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 7th district

Biden margin

Biden’s share of the vote in the 2020 election minus Trump’s

Biden score

How often Spanberger votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Spanberger’s actual and predicted Biden support scores

Biden marginBiden scoreBiden plus-minus
Biden’s share of the vote in the 2020 election minus Trump’sHow often Spanberger votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Spanberger’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+1.1%
100.0%
+39.0+39.0
+39.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSpanberger voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
July 29Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.6%+57.4
July 22Increasing the number of and expediting the process for visas available to Afghans who worked on behalf of the U.S. government in Afghanistan (407-16)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.2%+33.8
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.4%+48.6
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.5%+48.5
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.4%+37.6
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.0%+29.0
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.7%+52.3
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.9%+50.1
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.7%+57.3
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.2%+29.8
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.1%+6.9
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.3%+12.7
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.3%+55.7
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.7%+52.3
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.7%+52.3
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.9%+28.1
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.1%+30.9
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.1%+39.9
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.6%+29.4
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.1%+51.9
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.2%+42.8
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.8%+54.2
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.0%+46.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.1%+54.9
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.8%+52.2
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.2%+42.8
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.1%+46.9
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.9%+19.1
Average100.0%61.0%+39.0

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