UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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%
+7.9+7.9
+7.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Michigan’s 6th district

DateMeasureBiden positionUpton voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
17.7%-17.7
Sept. 24Protecting 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. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.1%-15.1
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)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
27.7%-27.7
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)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.3%+52.7
July 20Allowing 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 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.2%-19.2
June 25Repealing 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 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
49.8%+50.2
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.4%-15.4
June 24Repealing 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 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.6%+48.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
59.9%+40.1
May 20Providing 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 19Establishing 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 18Taking 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 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.1%+18.9
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
13.5%-13.5
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.4%-15.4
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.7%-15.7
April 16Requiring 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 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.8%-15.8
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.0%+48.0
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.5%+46.5
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
15.2%-15.2
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
27.0%+73.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
13.0%-13.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
21.8%-21.8
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.0%-19.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.1%-19.1
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
28.4%+71.6
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Fred Upton's Vote:
No
support
No
19.3%-19.3
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Fred Upton's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
Average43.6%35.7%+7.9

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