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.

Jan SchakowskyD

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 9th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Schakowsky votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Schakowsky’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 Schakowsky votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Schakowsky’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+43.6%
100.0%
+0.4+0.4
+0.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 9th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSchakowsky voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Jan Schakowsky's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.4%+6.6
Average100.0%99.6%+0.4

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