UPDATED Sep. 28, 2022, at 3:37 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.

Melanie A. StansburyD

Democratic representative for New Mexico’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Stansbury votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Stansbury’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 Stansbury votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Stansbury’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+22.8%
100.0%
+1.7+1.7
+1.7

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for New Mexico’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionStansbury voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.1%+8.9
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.1%+6.9
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.1%+22.9
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.8%+5.2
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.3%+14.7
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.7%+8.3
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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Melanie A. Stansbury'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)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Melanie A. Stansbury's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.5%+6.5
Average100.0%98.3%+1.7

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