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.

Katie PorterD

Democratic representative for California’s 45th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Porter votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Porter’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 Porter votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Porter’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+11.3%
97.4%
+4.9+4.9
+4.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 45th district

DateMeasureBiden positionPorter voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.8%+7.2
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.9%+5.1
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
July 29Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.9%+29.1
July 22Increasing 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)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.4%+9.6
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.0%+10.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.6%+4.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.7%+16.3
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.6%+31.4
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.6%+10.4
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.6%+5.4
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.6%+10.4
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.6%+9.4
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.6%+5.4
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.4%+8.6
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.9%+4.1
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.8%+5.2
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.0%+4.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.4%+10.6
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.4%+7.6
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Katie Porter's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Katie Porter's Vote:
No
support
No
84.8%-84.8
Average97.4%92.5%+4.9

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