UPDATED Jul. 30, 2021, at 10:36 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.

Chris JacobsR

Republican representative for New York’s 27th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Jacobs votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Jacobs’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 Jacobs votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Jacobs’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-15.7%
30.3%
+11.5+11.5
+11.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for New York’s 27th district

DateMeasureBiden positionJacobs voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
8.0%-8.0
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)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
15.0%+85.0
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
4.0%-4.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
13.1%-13.1
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
12.7%-12.7
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
39.5%-39.5
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
9.9%-9.9
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
25.0%+75.0
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.4%+18.6
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.0%+36.0
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.1%
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
29.3%+70.7
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
19.8%+80.2
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.7%+79.3
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
Average30.3%18.8%+11.5

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