UPDATED Jul. 21, 2021, at 4:15 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.

John GaramendiD

Democratic representative for California’s 3rd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Garamendi votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Garamendi’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 Garamendi votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Garamendi’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+12.2%
100.0%
+6.4+6.4
+6.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 3rd district

DateMeasureBiden positionGaramendi voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.6%+8.4
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.7%+15.3
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.7%+29.3
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.8%+9.2
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.7%+9.3
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.5%+7.5
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.0%+4.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.5%+8.5
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.1%+5.9
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
John Garamendi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.1%+14.9
Average100.0%93.6%+6.4

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