UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 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.

Don BaconR

Republican representative for Nebraska’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Bacon votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Bacon’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 Bacon votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Bacon’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+6.6%
18.8%
-63.0-63.0
-63.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Nebraska’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionBacon voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
81.3%-81.3
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
81.3%-81.3
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
82.8%-82.8
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Don Bacon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.8%+17.2
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
82.7%-82.7
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Don Bacon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.7%+16.3
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
83.8%-83.8
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
82.0%-82.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
83.1%-83.1
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
81.4%-81.4
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
83.2%-83.2
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
73.2%-73.2
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
77.3%-77.3
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
82.1%-82.1
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Don Bacon's Vote:
No
support
No
84.2%-84.2
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Don Bacon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.1%+16.9
Average18.8%81.7%-63.0

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