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.

James ComerR

Republican representative for Kentucky’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Comer votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Comer’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 Comer votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Comer’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-47.6%
11.1%
+4.9+4.9
+4.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Kentucky’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionComer voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
3.6%-3.6
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
James Comer's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
89.7%
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
74.7%-74.7
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.1%+17.9
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
0.9%+99.1
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
5.2%-5.2
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
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)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
26.8%+73.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
23.6%+76.4
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.5%+13.5
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
4.1%+95.9
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.9%+59.1
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
13.0%+87.0
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
James Comer's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
James Comer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.2%+43.8
Average11.1%6.2%+4.9

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