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.

Linda SánchezD

Democratic representative for California’s 38th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Sánchez votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Sánchez’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 Sánchez votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Sánchez’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+33.3%
100.0%
+0.5+0.5
+0.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 38th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSánchez voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
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)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Linda Sánchez's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.2%+8.8
Average100.0%99.5%+0.5

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