UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 PM

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%
+43.4+43.4
+43.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSpanberger voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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
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%56.6%+43.4

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