UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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%
+40.7+40.7
+40.7

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSpanberger voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.4%+31.6
Feb. 9Imposing visa restrictions on foreign people found responsible for human rights violations related to someone's sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or sex characteristics (227-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.9%+14.1
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.3%+51.7
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.3%+53.7
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.1%+23.9
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.2%+52.8
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.8%+51.2
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.6%+50.4
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.8%+54.2
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.9%+52.1
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.1%+42.9
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.7%+41.3
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.9%+20.1
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.8%+53.2
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.1%+53.9
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.4%+52.6
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.4%+52.6
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.4%+52.6
July 29, 2021Providing 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 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.6%+57.4
July 22, 2021Increasing 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 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.2%+33.8
July 20, 2021Allowing 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 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.5%+48.5
June 25, 2021Repealing 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 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.0%+29.0
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.7%+52.3
June 24, 2021Repealing 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 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
May 20, 2021Providing 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 19, 2021Establishing 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 18, 2021Taking 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 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.3%+12.7
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.3%+55.7
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.7%+52.3
April 21, 2021Requiring 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 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
April 16, 2021Requiring 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 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.1%+30.9
March 18, 2021Creating 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 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.6%+29.4
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.1%+51.9
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.2%+42.8
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.8%+54.2
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.0%+46.0
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.1%+54.9
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.8%+52.2
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.2%+42.8
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.1%+46.9
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Abigail Spanberger's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.9%+19.1
Average100.0%59.3%+40.7

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