UPDATED Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:51 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.

Elissa SlotkinD

Democratic representative for Michigan’s 8th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Slotkin votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Slotkin’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 Slotkin votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Slotkin’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-0.8%
100.0%
+50.3+50.3
+50.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Michigan’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSlotkin voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.5%+66.5
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.0%+62.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.6%+65.4
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
37.5%
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.3%+61.7
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.6%+67.4
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.1%+55.9
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.0%+53.0
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.1%+49.9
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.2%+23.8
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.6%+64.4
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.7%+66.3
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.7%+65.3
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.7%+65.3
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.7%+65.3
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)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.3%+62.7
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)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.0%+40.0
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.2%+57.8
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.3%+60.7
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.3%+46.7
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.2%+35.8
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.5%+61.5
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.6%+33.4
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.3%+33.7
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.9%+62.1
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.3%+34.7
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.2%+7.8
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.4%+14.6
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.0%+68.0
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.1%+63.9
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.4%+32.6
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.2%+63.8
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.6%+36.4
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.1%+49.9
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.1%+34.9
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.2%+64.8
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.5%+53.5
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.6%+67.4
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.1%+57.9
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.3%+64.7
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.0%+63.0
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.1%+52.9
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.4%+59.6
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.2%+19.8
Average100.0%49.7%+50.3

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