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.

Brian BabinR

Republican representative for Texas’s 36th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Babin votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Babin’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 Babin votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Babin’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-45.0%
3.0%
-3.4-3.4
-3.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Texas’s 36th district

DateMeasureBiden positionBabin 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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
29.3%-29.3
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
1.1%-1.1
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
19.7%-19.7
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
20.9%-20.9
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
8.2%-8.2
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
68.1%-68.1
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
4.8%-4.8
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.5%+9.5
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
2.6%-2.6
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.4%
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.8%+25.2
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
1.5%-1.5
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
30.0%-30.0
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.4%+16.6
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
6.8%-6.8
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
29.9%-29.9
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
10.6%-10.6
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.0%
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
99.3%
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
87.5%
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%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)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
5.2%-5.2
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
44.5%-44.5
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
15.7%-15.7
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Brian Babin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.0%
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Brian Babin's Vote:
No
support
No
57.7%-57.7
Average3.0%6.5%-3.4

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