UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 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%
93.8%
+20.9+20.9
+20.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Texas’s 28th district

DateMeasureBiden positionCuellar voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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
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
Average93.8%72.9%+20.9

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