UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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.

Dusty JohnsonR

Republican representative for South Dakota’s at-large district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Johnson votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Johnson’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 Johnson votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Johnson’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-26.2%
12.8%
+1.7+1.7
+1.7

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for South Dakota’s at-large district

DateMeasureBiden positionJohnson voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.5%-1.5
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)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.0%+7.0
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.6%-2.6
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.5%-1.5
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
22.6%-22.6
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
7.7%+92.3
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.0%+30.0
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.9%+55.1
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
10.7%-10.7
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
4.6%-4.6
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
4.8%-4.8
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Dusty Johnson's Vote:
No
support
No
68.2%-68.2
Average12.8%11.2%+1.7

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