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 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%
7.7%
-3.6-3.6
-3.6

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
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 16Requiring 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
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
31.0%
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
32.2%
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
5.8%-5.8
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.3%-3.3
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.7%-3.7
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.1%-3.1
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
6.9%-6.9
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.6%+24.4
Average7.7%11.3%-3.6

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