UPDATED Sep. 19, 2022, at 2:32 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.

Adam SmithD

Democratic representative for Washington’s 9th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Smith votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Smith’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 Smith votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Smith’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+48.7%
100.0%
+0.4+0.4
+0.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Washington’s 9th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSmith voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 12Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (220-207)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.0%+22.0
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29,
2021
Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 22,
2021
Increasing 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)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Adam Smith's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
Average100.0%99.6%+0.4

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