UPDATED Dec. 5, 2022, at 11:16 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.

Mary Gay ScanlonD

Democratic representative for Pennsylvania’s 5th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Scanlon votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Scanlon’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 Scanlon votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Scanlon’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+31.1%
100.0%
+1.0+1.0
+1.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Pennsylvania’s 5th district

DateMeasureBiden positionScanlon voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Dec. 1Requiring the Bureau of Prisons to provide incarcerated women with certain pregnancy-related care and limiting the use of solitary confinement for pregnant women (324-90)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.2%+6.8
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.7%+12.3
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.7%+7.3
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 12Allowing 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 (220-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.4%+22.6
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
Feb. 9Imposing visa restrictions on foreign people found responsible for human rights violations related to someone's sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or sex characteristics (227-206)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.0%+7.0
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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 (416-11)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
July 22,
2021
Increasing 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)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Mary Gay Scanlon's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.6%+9.4
Average100.0%99.0%+1.0

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