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.

Henry CuellarD

Democratic representative for Texas’s 28th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Cuellar votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Cuellar’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 Cuellar votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Cuellar’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+4.4%
94.9%
+21.1+21.1
+21.1

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Texas’s 28th district

DateMeasureBiden positionCuellar voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.2%+33.8
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
67.8%-67.8
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.1%+47.9
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.9%+24.1
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.0%+33.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.6%+28.4
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.5%+23.5
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.1%+18.9
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.2%+30.8
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.6%+16.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.6%+25.4
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.3%+48.7
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.5%+5.5
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.2%+9.8
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.4%+33.6
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.2%+28.8
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.8%+21.2
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.2%+28.8
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.1%+20.9
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.2%+29.8
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.2%+25.8
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.9%+31.1
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
73.1%-73.1
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.6%+37.4
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.5%+33.5
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.4%+26.6
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.2%+17.8
Average94.9%73.8%+21.1

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