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.

Brad ShermanD

Democratic representative for California’s 30th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Sherman votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Sherman’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 Sherman votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Sherman’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+39.3%
100.0%
+0.5+0.5
+0.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 30th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSherman voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.7%+22.3
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Brad Sherman'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)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Brad Sherman's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.5%+7.5
Average100.0%99.5%+0.5

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