UPDATED Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:51 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.

Lauren UnderwoodD

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 14th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Underwood votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Underwood’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 Underwood votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Underwood’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+2.4%
100.0%
+35.7+35.7
+35.7

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 14th district

DateMeasureBiden positionUnderwood voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.4%+44.6
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.7%+22.3
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.0%+43.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.1%+43.9
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.5%+42.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.2%+44.8
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.6%+49.4
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.7%+36.3
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.4%+35.6
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.2%+17.8
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.6%+45.4
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.9%+45.1
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.3%+43.7
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.3%+43.7
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.3%+43.7
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)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.3%+53.7
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)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.2%+29.8
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.7%+42.3
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
59.8%+40.2
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
68.3%+31.7
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
75.3%+24.7
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.8%+42.2
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.6%+28.4
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.1%+53.9
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.3%+26.7
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.7%+6.3
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.5%+11.5
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
53.2%+46.8
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.2%+41.8
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.7%+25.3
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.2%+41.8
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.7%+27.3
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.5%+33.5
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.1%+42.9
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.2%+35.8
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.2%+44.8
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.9%+38.1
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.1%+47.9
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.4%+44.6
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.9%+36.1
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.7%+38.3
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.4%+18.6
Average100.0%64.3%+35.7

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