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.

Doug LaMalfaR

Republican representative for California’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often LaMalfa votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between LaMalfa’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 LaMalfa votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between LaMalfa’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-15.3%
6.7%
+1.2+1.2
+1.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for California’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionLaMalfa voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
30.2%-30.2
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.7%+79.3
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.8%-2.8
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
21.6%-21.6
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.6%-1.6
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
73.7%
Average6.7%5.5%+1.2

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