UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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%
25.9%
+9.1+9.1
+9.1

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
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
28.7%-28.7
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)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.2%+29.8
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.6%+32.4
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.8%+50.2
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
18.2%-18.2
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
2.0%-2.0
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
4.4%-4.4
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.3%+60.7
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 29, 2021Providing 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 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
8.0%-8.0
July 22, 2021Increasing 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 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
15.0%+85.0
July 20, 2021Allowing 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 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
June 25, 2021Repealing 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 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
13.1%-13.1
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
June 24, 2021Repealing 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 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
12.7%-12.7
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
39.5%-39.5
May 20, 2021Providing 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 19, 2021Establishing 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 18, 2021Taking 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 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.0%+36.0
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.1%
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21, 2021Requiring 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 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 16, 2021Requiring 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 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
19.8%+80.2
March 18, 2021Creating 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 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.7%+79.3
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Chris Jacobs's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
Average25.9%16.8%+9.1

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