UPDATED Sep. 19, 2022, at 2:32 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.

Lisa MurkowskiR

Republican senator for Alaska

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Murkowski votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Murkowski’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 Murkowski votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Murkowski’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-10.1%
66.7%
+9.4+9.4
+9.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Alaska

DateMeasureBiden positionMurkowski voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 7Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (50-50)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
27.8%-27.8
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
14.6%+85.4
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
58.5%
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.1%+39.9
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.1%+13.9
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Not Voting
oppose
Didn't Vote
25.0%
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
2.0%+98.0
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.6%+65.4
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
11.3%+88.7
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.9%+43.1
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.7%+36.3
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.4%+21.6
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
28.2%+71.8
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
26.6%+73.4
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
12.5%+87.5
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
24.0%+76.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
27.8%-27.8
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
5.2%+94.8
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
oppose
No
82.6%-82.6
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
66.6%+33.4
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
27.9%-27.9
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.4%+34.6
July 29,
2021
Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22,
2021
Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
27.8%-27.8
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
27.8%-27.8
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.4%+37.6
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
46.2%+53.8
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
29.4%
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
37.4%-37.4
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
35.4%-35.4
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
66.9%
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
29.1%-29.1
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16,
2021
Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.9%+18.1
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.2%+60.8
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.7%+39.3
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
67.1%+32.9
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.5%+39.5
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
No
support
No
28.5%-28.5
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.4%+14.6
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
60.2%+39.8
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.6%+41.4
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.2%+22.8
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.7%+7.3
Feb. 8,
2021
Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.7%+8.3
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.3%+55.7
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.3%+13.7
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.6%+13.4
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.9%+27.1
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Lisa Murkowski's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.1%+10.9
Average66.7%57.3%+9.4

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