UPDATED Sep. 28, 2022, at 3:37 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.

Buddy CarterR

Republican representative for Georgia’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Carter votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Carter’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 Carter votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Carter’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-12.4%
8.8%
-10.6-10.6
-10.6

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Georgia’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionCarter voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
30.4%-30.4
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
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)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
81.4%-81.4
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
13.0%-13.0
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
13.9%-13.9
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.5%-1.5
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
8.4%-8.4
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)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.9%+47.1
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
28.1%-28.1
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
22.2%-22.2
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
38.5%-38.5
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
10.6%-10.6
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
39.2%-39.2
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.9%+24.1
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
40.0%-40.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
15.0%-15.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.1%-2.1
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.0%+24.0
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
13.0%-13.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
18.1%-18.1
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
4.4%-4.4
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
4.5%-4.5
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.1%-2.1
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.3%-2.3
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
36.0%
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.1%-1.1
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
56.2%-56.2
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
11.0%-11.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
16.1%-16.1
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
5.1%-5.1
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
37.2%-37.2
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
36.0%-36.0
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)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
3.0%-3.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
74.2%-74.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.8%+28.2
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
55.4%-55.4
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.0%-2.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.0%-2.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
23.0%-23.0
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
5.3%-5.3
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
9.2%-9.2
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
47.9%-47.9
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.7%-1.7
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
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)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
12.2%-12.2
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)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
95.7%
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
22.6%
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
5.3%-5.3
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.6%-1.6
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
9.0%
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
21.4%-21.4
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.0%-2.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
21.4%-21.4
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
45.4%-45.4
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
14.3%-14.3
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
33.1%-33.1
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
84.3%
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
69.6%-69.6
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
37.3%-37.3
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
28.0%-28.0
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
6.3%-6.3
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
29.1%
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
4.2%-4.2
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.6%-2.6
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
2.1%-2.1
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
5.1%-5.1
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Buddy Carter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.0%+25.0
Average8.8%19.3%-10.6

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