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.

Josh GottheimerD

Democratic representative for New Jersey’s 5th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Gottheimer votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Gottheimer’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 Gottheimer votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Gottheimer’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+5.2%
100.0%
+23.3+23.3
+23.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for New Jersey’s 5th district

DateMeasureBiden positionGottheimer voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.8%+23.2
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)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.5%+21.5
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.1%+9.9
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.0%+11.0
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.0%+29.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.5%+26.5
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.1%+18.9
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.6%+27.4
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.3%+27.7
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.2%+43.8
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.5%+23.5
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.6%+13.4
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.5%+29.5
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.5%+27.5
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.0%+26.0
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.0%+26.0
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.0%+26.0
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)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.4%+45.6
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)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.0%+22.0
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.5%+29.5
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.4%+20.6
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.2%+16.8
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.3%+26.7
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.6%+14.4
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.4%+46.6
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.5%+20.5
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.8%+5.2
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.9%+9.1
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.3%+19.7
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.6%+20.4
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.9%+19.1
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.9%+25.1
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.7%+22.3
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.1%+22.9
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.6%+33.4
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.7%+29.3
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.8%+23.2
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.9%+22.1
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.5%+17.5
Average100.0%76.7%+23.3

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