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 LankfordR

Republican senator for Oklahoma

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Lankford votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Lankford’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 Lankford votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Lankford’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-33.1%
25.9%
-3.0-3.0
-3.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Oklahoma

DateMeasureBiden positionLankford voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 7Allowing 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 (50-50)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
17.9%-17.9
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
10.0%-10.0
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
56.7%-56.7
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.1%+99.9
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
12.8%-12.8
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
23.3%-23.3
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
52.8%-52.8
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.6%+99.4
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.6%+99.4
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
1.1%+98.9
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
James Lankford's Vote:
Not Voting
oppose
Didn't Vote
96.5%
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
19.8%-19.8
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
25.1%-25.1
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 (98-0)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22,
2021
Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
26.7%-26.7
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
3.5%-3.5
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
2.6%-2.6
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16,
2021
Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.3%+47.7
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
11.4%-11.4
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
21.1%+78.9
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
19.0%-19.0
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.9%+12.1
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.0%+47.0
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
9.3%-9.3
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
16.5%-16.5
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
46.8%-46.8
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.0%+8.0
Feb. 8,
2021
Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.1%+17.9
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
3.9%-3.9
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
66.9%-66.9
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
James Lankford's Vote:
No
support
No
33.7%-33.7
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.3%+48.7
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.7%+24.3
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
James Lankford's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.0%+28.0
Average25.9%28.9%-3.0

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