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.

Lee ZeldinR

Republican representative for New York’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Zeldin votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Zeldin’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 Zeldin votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Zeldin’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-4.2%
12.5%
-18.9-18.9
-18.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for New York’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionZeldin voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
16.7%-16.7
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
16.7%-16.7
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
17.0%-17.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.9%+41.1
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
53.0%-53.0
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
32.7%-32.7
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
54.5%-54.5
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
16.5%-16.5
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
28.4%-28.4
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
14.2%-14.2
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
23.3%-23.3
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
20.2%-20.2
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
20.4%-20.4
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
29.8%-29.8
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
No
support
No
20.7%-20.7
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Lee Zeldin's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
Average12.5%31.4%-18.9

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