UPDATED Jul. 21, 2021, at 4:15 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.

Louie GohmertR

Republican representative for Texas’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Gohmert votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Gohmert’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 Gohmert votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Gohmert’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-44.4%
3.6%
-0.9-0.9
-0.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Texas’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionGohmert voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.0%
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
5.5%+94.5
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
45.3%-45.3
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
16.4%-16.4
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.1%
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.0%
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Louie Gohmert's Vote:
No
support
No
58.1%-58.1
Average3.6%4.5%-0.9

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