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.

Joe CourtneyD

Democratic representative for Connecticut’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Courtney votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Courtney’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 Courtney votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Courtney’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+11.0%
100.0%
+7.2+7.2
+7.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Connecticut’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionCourtney voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.7%+4.3
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.3%+10.7
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.2%+9.8
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.1%+5.9
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.0%+9.0
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.7%+11.3
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.5%+6.5
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.0%+4.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Joe Courtney's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.6%+15.4
Average100.0%92.8%+7.2

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