UPDATED Dec. 5, 2022, at 11:16 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%
+47.3+47.3
+47.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Michigan’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSlotkin voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Dec. 1Requiring the Bureau of Prisons to provide incarcerated women with certain pregnancy-related care and limiting the use of solitary confinement for pregnant women (324-90)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.6%+15.4
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.5%+33.5
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.4%+30.6
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.7%+18.3
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.6%+49.4
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.6%+46.4
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.4%+62.6
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.4%+36.6
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.2%+62.8
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.8%+60.2
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.1%+14.9
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.2%+50.8
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.0%+44.0
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.7%+61.3
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.2%+63.8
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.2%+53.8
Aug. 12Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (220-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.2%+66.8
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.5%+66.5
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
31.5%+68.5
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.7%+41.3
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.6%+44.4
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.5%+38.5
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.4%+51.6
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.2%+66.8
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.8%+28.2
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.6%+60.4
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.2%+67.8
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.3%+23.7
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.7%+33.3
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.4%+46.6
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.2%+60.8
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.3%+12.7
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
43.4%+56.6
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
30.0%+70.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.2%+47.8
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
43.1%+56.9
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.0%+58.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.4%+61.6
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.3%+57.7
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.9%+38.1
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.0%+60.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.1%+22.9
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.4%+47.6
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.9%+45.1
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
41.4%+58.6
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.4%+32.6
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.1%+35.9
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)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.1%+54.9
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.7%+14.3
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.3%+15.7
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.5%+62.5
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,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.0%+62.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating 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,
2021
Limiting 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,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.3%+61.7
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.1%+55.9
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.0%+53.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.1%+49.9
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.2%+23.8
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.6%+64.4
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting 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,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.7%+65.3
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening 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,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Making 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,
2021
Increasing 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,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Allowing 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,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.3%+60.7
June 25,
2021
Repealing 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,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.2%+35.8
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
June 24,
2021
Repealing 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,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.6%+33.4
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.3%+33.7
May 20,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Establishing 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,
2021
Taking 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,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.4%+14.6
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.0%+68.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
April 21,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.1%+63.9
April 16,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.2%+63.8
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.6%+36.4
March 18,
2021
Creating 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,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.1%+34.9
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.2%+64.8
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.5%+53.5
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
32.6%+67.4
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.1%+57.9
March 3,
2021
Expanding 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,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.0%+63.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting 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,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.4%+59.6
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Elissa Slotkin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.2%+19.8
Average100.0%52.7%+47.3

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