UPDATED Sep. 28, 2022, at 3:37 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 WilsonR

Republican representative for South Carolina’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Wilson votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Wilson’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 Wilson votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Wilson’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-11.3%
17.2%
-5.4-5.4
-5.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for South Carolina’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionWilson voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
33.3%-33.3
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to send mental health professionals, instead of law enforcement officers, to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.7%-2.7
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.8%+18.2
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
15.3%-15.3
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
16.6%-16.6
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.7%-2.7
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
10.4%-10.4
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)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
55.2%-55.2
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.6%-1.6
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
30.7%-30.7
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
24.8%+75.2
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
40.7%-40.7
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.9%-12.9
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
42.3%-42.3
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.4%-3.4
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.0%+24.0
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
42.5%+57.5
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
17.6%-17.6
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.1%-3.1
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.2%+22.8
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.9%+5.1
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
15.0%-15.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.1%-1.1
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
20.6%-20.6
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
5.9%-5.9
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
6.0%-6.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.1%-3.1
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.4%-3.4
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
38.4%-38.4
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
58.4%-58.4
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
13.4%-13.4
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
18.8%-18.8
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
6.6%-6.6
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
40.0%-40.0
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
38.6%-38.6
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)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
4.3%-4.3
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.2%+26.8
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.3%-3.3
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.2%+42.8
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.9%-2.9
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.8%-2.8
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.9%-2.9
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.7%-24.7
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.5%-11.5
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.8%+49.2
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.5%-2.5
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
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)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
13.9%-13.9
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)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.9%+4.1
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
25.6%-25.6
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
6.9%-6.9
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.4%-11.4
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.7%-24.7
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.9%-2.9
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.9%-24.9
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
47.5%-47.5
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
15.9%-15.9
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
36.0%-36.0
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.3%+14.7
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
1.2%
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
40.1%-40.1
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
31.0%
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
8.3%
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
32.2%
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
5.8%-5.8
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.3%-3.3
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.7%-3.7
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.1%-3.1
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
6.9%-6.9
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.6%+24.4
Average17.2%22.6%-5.4

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