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.

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%
+47.2+47.2
+47.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Michigan’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSlotkin 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)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.3%+62.7
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)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.0%+40.0
July 20Allowing 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 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.3%+60.7
June 25Repealing 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 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.2%+35.8
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
June 24Repealing 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 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.6%+33.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.3%+33.7
May 20Providing 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 19Establishing 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 18Taking 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 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.4%+14.6
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.0%+68.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.1%+63.9
April 16Requiring 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 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.2%+63.8
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.6%+36.4
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.1%+34.9
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.2%+64.8
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.5%+53.5
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.6%+67.4
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.1%+57.9
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.3%+64.7
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.0%+63.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.1%+52.9
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.4%+59.6
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.2%+19.8
Average100.0%52.8%+47.2

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