UPDATED Jul. 30, 2021, at 10:36 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.

Elaine LuriaD

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Luria votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Luria’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 Luria votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Luria’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+4.7%
97.1%
+21.4+21.4
+21.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionLuria voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.9%+47.1
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)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.7%+23.3
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.3%+31.7
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.2%+26.8
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.6%+22.4
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.9%+18.1
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.3%+15.7
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
No
support
No
75.1%-75.1
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.1%+47.9
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.5%+21.5
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.6%+5.4
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.5%+9.5
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.3%+31.7
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.4%+20.6
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.5%+21.5
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.8%+23.2
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.7%+20.3
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.0%+28.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.6%+25.4
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.1%+35.9
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.1%+31.9
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.7%+25.3
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.3%+24.7
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.3%+17.7
Average97.1%75.7%+21.4

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