UPDATED Oct. 24, 2022, at 9:51 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.

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%
10.2%
-7.3-7.3
-7.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for California’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionLaMalfa voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 30Extending government funding, providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine, and authorizing compensation for victims of the Hermits Peak/Calf Canyon wildfire (230-201)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
14.3%-14.3
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
34.6%-34.6
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and behavioral health services (220-205)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.4%
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
23.4%-23.4
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.4%+19.6
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
8.0%-8.0
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
8.1%-8.1
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
4.5%-4.5
Aug. 12Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (220-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
46.7%-46.7
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
21.7%-21.7
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.5%+3.5
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
16.0%-16.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
33.1%-33.1
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
6.1%-6.1
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
31.3%-31.3
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
75.8%-75.8
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
33.5%-33.5
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
9.4%-9.4
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.4%+27.6
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
8.5%-8.5
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
12.5%-12.5
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
30.0%-30.0
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.4%+49.6
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
6.1%-6.1
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
10.2%-10.2
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.3%-2.3
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
29.5%-29.5
Feb. 9Imposing visa restrictions on foreign people found responsible for human rights violations related to someone's sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or sex characteristics (227-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.7%+29.3
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
68.1%-68.1
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
50.5%-50.5
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
18.8%-18.8
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.3%-2.3
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
4.8%-4.8
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
40.4%-40.4
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 29,
2021
Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
8.5%-8.5
July 22,
2021
Increasing 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)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
15.8%-15.8
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
4.5%-4.5
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
13.9%-13.9
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
13.6%-13.6
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
40.2%-40.2
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
10.4%-10.4
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
25.9%-25.9
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
81.8%-81.8
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.7%+35.3
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 21,
2021
Requiring 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 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
April 16,
2021
Requiring 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
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.7%+79.3
March 18,
2021
Creating 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 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
21.6%-21.6
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.6%-1.6
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Doug LaMalfa's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
73.7%
Average10.2%17.6%-7.3

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