UPDATED Sep. 22, 2021, at 9:21 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.

Cliff BentzR

Republican representative for Oregon’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Bentz votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Bentz’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 Bentz votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Bentz’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-13.5%
18.9%
+0.2+0.2
+0.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Oregon’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionBentz voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
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)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
10.7%-10.7
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)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
19.9%-19.9
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
4.0%-4.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
18.3%-18.3
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
18.2%-18.2
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
43.4%-43.4
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
12.7%-12.7
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
30.3%+69.7
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.4%+16.6
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.8%+32.2
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
34.5%-34.5
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
25.1%+74.9
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
4.7%-4.7
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.1%-26.1
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
3.0%-3.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
3.8%-3.8
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Cliff Bentz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.5%+25.5
Average18.9%18.8%+0.2

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