UPDATED Dec. 5, 2022, at 11:16 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.

Ami BeraD

Democratic representative for California’s 7th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Bera votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Bera’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 Bera votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Bera’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+13.8%
99.0%
+4.9+4.9
+4.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionBera voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Dec. 1Requiring the Bureau of Prisons to provide incarcerated women with certain pregnancy-related care and limiting the use of solitary confinement for pregnant women (324-90)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.8%+6.2
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.7%+9.3
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.1%+16.9
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.9%+7.1
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.6%+13.4
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Ami Bera's Vote:
No
support
No
71.9%-71.9
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.2%+7.8
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.1%+10.9
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.5%+8.5
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.6%+4.4
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
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)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.9%+7.1
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.1%+10.9
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.1%+9.9
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.8%+15.2
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.1%+6.9
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.8%+23.2
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.2%+9.8
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.2%+14.8
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.8%+10.2
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
99.0%
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
93.1%
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.4%+7.6
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.7%+10.3
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)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.5%+5.5
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.4%+10.6
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.4%+27.6
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
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)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.8%+23.2
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)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.4%+5.6
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.4%+13.6
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.2%+25.8
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.5%+7.5
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.3%+7.7
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.4%+5.6
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Ami Bera's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.6%+14.4
Average99.0%94.1%+4.9

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