UPDATED Dec. 5, 2022, at 11:16 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%
+23.6+23.6
+23.6

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
Dec. 1Requiring the Bureau of Prisons to provide incarcerated women with certain pregnancy-related care and limiting the use of solitary confinement for pregnant women (324-90)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.1%+10.9
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.6%+24.4
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.9%+32.1
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.5%+38.5
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.3%+21.7
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.6%+24.4
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.9%+13.1
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.9%+29.1
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.2%+25.8
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.4%+27.6
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.5%+28.5
Aug. 12Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (220-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.0%+28.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.4%+15.6
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.1%+32.9
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.8%+26.2
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.4%+27.6
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.1%+27.9
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.0%+28.0
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.5%+15.5
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.4%+26.6
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.6%+29.4
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.5%+23.5
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.4%+21.6
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.7%+25.3
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.5%+8.5
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.0%+37.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.4%+31.6
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.1%+28.9
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.3%+26.7
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.5%+28.5
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.7%+27.3
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.9%+23.1
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.9%+21.1
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.2%+14.8
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.6%+23.4
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.7%+24.3
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.8%+30.2
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.3%+19.7
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (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,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.6%+27.4
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating 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,
2021
Limiting 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,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.2%+43.8
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.5%+23.5
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.5%+24.5
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.6%+13.4
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.5%+29.5
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting 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,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.0%+26.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening 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,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Making 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,
2021
Increasing 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,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Allowing 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,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
June 25,
2021
Repealing 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,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.2%+16.8
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
June 24,
2021
Repealing 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,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.6%+14.4
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
May 20,
2021
Providing 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,
2021
Establishing 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,
2021
Taking 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,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.9%+9.1
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.3%+28.7
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
April 21,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
April 16,
2021
Requiring 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,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.8%+24.2
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.6%+20.4
March 18,
2021
Creating 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,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.9%+19.1
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.9%+25.1
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.7%+22.3
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.1%+22.9
March 3,
2021
Expanding 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,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.7%+29.3
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting 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,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.9%+22.1
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Josh Gottheimer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.5%+17.5
Average100.0%76.4%+23.6

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