UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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.

John HoevenR

Republican senator for North Dakota

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Hoeven votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Hoeven’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 Hoeven votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Hoeven’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-33.4%
45.7%
+6.9+6.9
+6.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for North Dakota

DateMeasureBiden positionHoeven voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 11$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Aug. 10Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
24.7%+75.3
July 29Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 8Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 8Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
26.4%-26.4
May 28Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
3.4%-3.4
May 19Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
May 11Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
2.5%-2.5
April 29Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
April 28Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
April 22Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
March 22Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
20.0%+80.0
March 18Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 17Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.9%+48.1
March 15Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
1.1%-1.1
March 10Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
11.0%-11.0
March 10Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
20.7%-20.7
March 10Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
18.6%+81.4
March 6Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 2Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.7%+12.3
March 2Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
52.5%-52.5
March 1Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
9.0%-9.0
Feb. 25Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
16.1%+83.9
Feb. 23Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
46.4%-46.4
Feb. 23Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.0%+8.0
Feb. 8Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.0%+18.0
Feb. 2Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
3.7%-3.7
Feb. 2Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.7%+33.3
Jan. 26Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
33.1%-33.1
Jan. 25Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
John Hoeven's Vote:
No
support
No
50.8%-50.8
Jan. 22Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.7%+24.3
Jan. 20Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
John Hoeven's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.7%+28.3
Average45.7%38.8%+6.9

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