UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 PM

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%
+53.2+53.2
+53.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Michigan’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSlotkin voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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
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%46.8%+53.2

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