UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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.

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%
17.6%
-3.5-3.5
-3.5

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
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (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, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.9%-2.9
Dec. 14, 2021Creating 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, 2021Limiting 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, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.9%-2.9
Nov. 19, 2021Providing 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, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.7%-24.7
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.5%-11.5
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.8%+49.2
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.5%-2.5
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting 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, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening 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, 2021Providing 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, 2021Making 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, 2021Increasing 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, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Allowing 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, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
June 25, 2021Repealing 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, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.7%-24.7
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
June 24, 2021Repealing 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, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
24.9%-24.9
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
47.5%-47.5
May 20, 2021Providing 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, 2021Establishing 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, 2021Taking 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, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
1.2%
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 21, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
April 16, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
31.0%
March 18, 2021Creating 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, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
32.2%
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
5.8%-5.8
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.3%-3.3
March 3, 2021Expanding 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, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
3.1%-3.1
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting 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, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
No
support
No
2.2%-2.2
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Joe Wilson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.6%+24.4
Average17.6%21.2%-3.5

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