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.

Michael T. McCaulR

Republican representative for Texas’s 10th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often McCaul votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between McCaul’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 McCaul votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between McCaul’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-1.6%
17.9%
-29.0-29.0
-29.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Texas’s 10th district

DateMeasureBiden positionMcCaul voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
31.2%-31.2
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
28.9%-28.9
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
29.8%-29.8
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
29.8%-29.8
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
29.8%-29.8
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)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
35.1%-35.1
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)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
57.3%-57.3
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
38.4%-38.4
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
34.5%-34.5
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
49.4%-49.4
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
61.2%-61.2
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
33.9%-33.9
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.5%+36.5
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
65.0%-65.0
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
35.9%-35.9
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
63.2%-63.2
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.5%+15.5
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
27.2%-27.2
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
31.0%-31.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
65.5%-65.5
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
31.1%-31.1
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
61.1%-61.1
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
45.9%-45.9
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.7%+37.3
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
42.0%-42.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
27.5%-27.5
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
37.3%-37.3
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
31.4%-31.4
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
32.7%-32.7
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
42.8%-42.8
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
No
support
No
35.3%-35.3
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Michael T. McCaul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.8%+20.2
Average17.9%47.0%-29.0

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