UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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%
98.2%
+23.4+23.4
+23.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Virginia’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionLuria voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
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)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.2%+23.8
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.7%+10.3
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.7%+11.3
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.4%+31.6
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.6%+29.4
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.5%+19.5
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.0%+30.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.7%+30.3
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.4%+29.6
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.2%+44.8
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.4%+25.6
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.9%+14.1
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.9%+32.1
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.6%+30.4
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.1%+28.9
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.1%+28.9
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.1%+28.9
July 29, 2021Providing 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 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.9%+47.1
July 22, 2021Increasing 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 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.7%+23.3
July 20, 2021Allowing 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 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.2%+26.8
June 25, 2021Repealing 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 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.9%+18.1
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
June 24, 2021Repealing 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 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.3%+15.7
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
No
support
No
75.1%-75.1
May 20, 2021Providing 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 19, 2021Establishing 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 18, 2021Taking 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 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.5%+9.5
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.3%+31.7
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
April 21, 2021Requiring 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 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
April 16, 2021Requiring 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 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.5%+21.5
March 18, 2021Creating 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 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.7%+20.3
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.0%+28.0
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.6%+25.4
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.1%+35.9
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.1%+31.9
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.7%+25.3
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.3%+24.7
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Elaine Luria's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.3%+17.7
Average98.2%74.8%+23.4

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