UPDATED Jul. 21, 2021, at 4:15 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.

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%
96.8%
-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
June 22Expanding 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 8Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 8Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
May 28Establishing 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 19Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 11Repealing 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 29Providing 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 28Repealing 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 22Taking 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 22Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 18Nomination 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 17Nomination 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 16Nomination 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 15Nomination 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 10Nomination 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 10Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 10Nomination 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 6Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 2Nomination 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 2Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 1Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Feb. 25Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Feb. 23Nomination 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. 23Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
Feb. 8Nomination 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. 2Nomination 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. 2Nomination 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. 26Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Jan. 25Nomination 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. 22Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
No
support
No
67.4%-67.4
Jan. 20Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Chris Van Hollen's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Average96.8%98.4%-1.6

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