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.

Jared GoldenD

Democratic representative for Maine’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Golden votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Golden’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 Golden votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Golden’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-7.5%
86.2%
+58.2+58.2
+58.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Maine’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionGolden voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.1%+90.9
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
7.9%+92.1
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.1%+79.9
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)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.8%+94.2
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.1%+36.9
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
6.5%-6.5
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.4%+59.6
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
35.1%+64.9
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
48.2%+51.8
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
23.0%+77.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.8%+94.2
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.4%+46.6
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
10.4%+89.6
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.7%+94.3
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.1%+23.9
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.4%+48.6
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
28.7%+71.3
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.8%+90.2
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.3%+18.7
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.6%+4.4
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
23.5%+76.5
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
5.0%-5.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
30.8%+69.2
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
14.5%-14.5
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
14.4%-14.4
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.7%+90.3
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
10.8%+89.2
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.9%+53.1
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
7.6%+92.4
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.7%+34.3
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
24.7%+75.3
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
30.1%+69.9
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
14.9%+85.1
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.1%+49.9
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.8%+52.2
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)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
12.7%+87.3
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.6%+20.4
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.6%+22.4
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.8%+90.2
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.5%+94.5
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.4%+36.6
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.4%+90.6
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.1%+93.9
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.1%+90.9
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.4%+90.6
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
4.7%-4.7
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
31.2%+68.8
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
16.7%+83.3
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
22.2%+77.8
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.6%+39.4
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
8.3%-8.3
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.9%+94.1
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.1%+93.9
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.1%+93.9
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.1%+93.9
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)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.9%+79.1
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)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
37.2%+62.8
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
15.5%+84.5
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
8.8%+91.2
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
22.9%+77.1
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
38.0%+62.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
9.4%+90.6
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.1%+60.9
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.5%+45.5
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
22.7%+77.3
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
46.5%
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
88.1%
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
77.1%
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
5.3%
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.1%+49.9
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
6.3%+93.7
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
42.5%-42.5
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
18.8%+81.2
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
43.9%+56.1
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
6.0%-6.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
15.0%-15.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
4.7%-4.7
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
10.6%+89.4
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
10.0%+90.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
9.5%-9.5
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
16.5%+83.5
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Jared Golden's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
8.5%+91.5
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Jared Golden's Vote:
No
support
No
77.3%-77.3
Average86.2%28.0%+58.2

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