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.

Fred UptonR

Republican representative for Michigan’s 6th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Upton votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Upton’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 Upton votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Upton’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-4.5%
43.6%
+7.4+7.4
+7.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Michigan’s 6th district

DateMeasureBiden positionUpton voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.2%+44.8
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)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
24.6%-24.6
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.5%+17.5
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.8%+19.2
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.6%-19.6
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
14.1%-14.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.1%+31.9
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.4%-19.4
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.2%-15.2
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
18.9%-18.9
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.5%-19.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
13.0%-13.0
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
36.8%+63.2
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
28.6%-28.6
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
33.6%+66.4
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.0%+32.0
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
17.7%-17.7
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
14.7%-14.7
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
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)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
27.7%-27.7
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)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.3%+52.7
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
25.8%-25.8
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.2%-19.2
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.5%+64.5
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.8%+50.2
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.4%-15.4
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.6%-19.6
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.6%+48.4
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
59.9%+40.1
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
29.1%-29.1
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.1%+44.9
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.1%+9.9
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.1%+18.9
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
13.5%-13.5
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.4%-15.4
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.4%-15.4
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.7%-15.7
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.1%+41.9
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.8%-15.8
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.0%+48.0
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
31.3%+68.7
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.5%+46.5
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.2%-15.2
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
27.0%+73.0
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
13.0%-13.0
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
21.8%-21.8
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.0%-19.0
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.1%-19.1
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
28.4%+71.6
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.3%-19.3
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
Average43.6%36.2%+7.4

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