UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 PM

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%
+36.7+36.7
+36.7

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 14th district

DateMeasureBiden positionUnderwood voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.2%+41.8
April 16Requiring 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
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.7%+27.3
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.1%+25.9
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.1%+42.9
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.2%+35.8
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.2%+44.8
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.9%+38.1
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
52.1%+47.9
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.4%+44.6
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.9%+36.1
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.7%+38.3
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Lauren Underwood's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.4%+18.6
Average100.0%63.3%+36.7

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