UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 AM

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.

Jim BanksR

Republican representative for Indiana’s 3rd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Banks votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Banks’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 Banks votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Banks’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-29.9%
5.1%
-5.1-5.1
-5.1

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Indiana’s 3rd district

DateMeasureBiden positionBanks voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 29Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Jim Banks's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
July 22Increasing 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)
Jim Banks's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.1%+7.9
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
17.8%-17.8
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
4.5%-4.5
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
65.3%-65.3
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
38.1%-38.1
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
6.8%-6.8
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
2.3%-2.3
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
2.5%-2.5
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Jim Banks's Vote:
No
support
No
66.2%-66.2
Average5.1%10.2%-5.1

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