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 Van HollenD

Democratic senator for Maryland

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Van Hollen votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Van Hollen’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 Van Hollen votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Van Hollen’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+33.2%
95.3%
-1.6-1.6
-1.6

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic senator for Maryland

DateMeasureBiden positionVan Hollen voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.9%-99.9
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.8%-99.8
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
oppose
No
100.0%-100.0
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
oppose
No
98.9%-98.9
Dec. 14, 2021Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Dec. 8, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
oppose
No
100.0%-100.0
Dec. 7, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
24.0%+76.0
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (69-28)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Aug. 11, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Aug. 10, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
July 29, 2021Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22, 2021Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 8, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 8, 2021Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
May 28, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 19, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 11, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
April 29, 2021Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
99.5%
April 28, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 22, 2021Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 18, 2021Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17, 2021Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16, 2021Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
March 15, 2021Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10, 2021Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 10, 2021Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 10, 2021Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
March 6, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 2, 2021Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 2, 2021Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 1, 2021Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Feb. 25, 2021Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
Feb. 8, 2021Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
Jan. 26, 2021Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Jan. 25, 2021Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Jan. 22, 2021Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
support
No
67.4%-67.4
Jan. 20, 2021Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Average95.3%97.0%-1.6

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