UPDATED Jul. 30, 2021, at 10:36 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.

Kevin McCarthyR

Republican representative for California’s 23rd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often McCarthy votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between McCarthy’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 McCarthy votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between McCarthy’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-16.6%
17.6%
+0.1+0.1
+0.1

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for California’s 23rd district

DateMeasureBiden positionMcCarthy voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
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)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
13.2%-13.2
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
1.7%-1.7
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
3.2%-3.2
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
11.3%+88.7
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
10.8%-10.8
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
37.9%-37.9
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
23.0%-23.0
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.5%+19.5
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.4%+37.6
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
27.3%-27.3
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
17.9%-17.9
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
18.7%-18.7
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
1.0%-1.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Kevin McCarthy's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
Average17.6%17.6%+0.1

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