UPDATED Sep. 19, 2022, at 2:32 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.

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%
94.5%
+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. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.0%+30.0
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.0%+32.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.4%+31.6
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.3%+32.7
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.4%+16.6
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.7%+33.3
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
62.6%-62.6
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.9%+28.1
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.1%+28.9
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.2%+30.8
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.3%+32.7
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.1%+16.9
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.4%+30.6
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
65.8%-65.8
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.5%+23.5
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.0%+23.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.2%+27.8
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.6%+30.4
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.0%+9.0
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
60.5%-60.5
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.5%+36.5
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.8%+31.2
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.7%+30.3
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.9%+32.1
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.6%+31.4
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.6%+27.4
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.6%+25.4
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.3%+15.7
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.8%+26.2
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.3%+26.7
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.3%+33.7
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.8%+21.2
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.2%+24.8
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.8%+25.2
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.6%+10.4
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.5%+11.5
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.9%+33.1
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.7%+31.3
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.2%+19.8
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.4%+31.6
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.0%+31.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.1%+31.9
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.9%+31.1
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.9%+31.1
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.6%+45.4
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.1%+26.9
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.5%+27.5
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.4%+14.6
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.2%+33.8
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting 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. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.3%+30.7
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.1%+47.9
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)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.9%+24.1
July 20,
2021
Allowing 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 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.6%+28.4
June 25,
2021
Repealing 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 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.1%+18.9
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
June 24,
2021
Repealing 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 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.6%+16.4
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.6%+25.4
May 20,
2021
Providing 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 19,
2021
Establishing 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 18,
2021
Taking 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 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.2%+9.8
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.4%+33.6
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.5%+30.5
April 21,
2021
Requiring 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 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.2%+28.8
April 16,
2021
Requiring 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 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.2%+28.8
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
March 18,
2021
Creating 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 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.1%+20.9
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.2%+29.8
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.2%+25.8
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.9%+31.1
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
No
support
No
73.1%-73.1
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.6%+37.4
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.5%+33.5
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.4%+26.6
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Henry Cuellar's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.2%+17.8
Average94.5%73.4%+21.1

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