UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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.

Ben ClineR

Republican representative for Virginia’s 6th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Cline votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Cline’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 Cline votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Cline’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-21.2%
7.7%
-5.2-5.2
-5.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Virginia’s 6th district

DateMeasureBiden positionCline voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Ben Cline's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
3.6%-3.6
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)
Ben Cline's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.1%+5.9
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
6.5%-6.5
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
4.7%-4.7
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
4.3%-4.3
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
5.0%-5.0
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
14.3%-14.3
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Ben Cline's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
54.1%-54.1
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
18.1%-18.1
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
9.9%-9.9
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
10.3%-10.3
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Ben Cline's Vote:
No
support
No
70.7%-70.7
Average7.7%12.9%-5.2

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