UPDATED May 14, 2021, at 12:13 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.

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%
44.4%
+12.3+12.3
+12.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Michigan’s 6th district

DateMeasureBiden positionUpton voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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
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
Average44.4%32.1%+12.3

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