UPDATED Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:51 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.

Mike BraunR

Republican senator for Indiana

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Braun votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Braun’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 Braun votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Braun’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-16.1%
35.0%
-18.3-18.3
-18.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Indiana

DateMeasureBiden positionBraun voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
2.6%+97.4
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
13.1%+86.9
Dec. 14, 2021Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
13.6%-13.6
Dec. 8, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.4%+99.6
Dec. 7, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
oppose
No
87.8%-87.8
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (69-28)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
53.8%-53.8
Aug. 11, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
13.7%-13.7
Aug. 10, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
54.7%-54.7
July 29, 2021Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22, 2021Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
13.6%-13.6
June 8, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
13.6%-13.6
June 8, 2021Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
52.9%-52.9
May 28, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
29.4%
May 19, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
14.7%-14.7
May 11, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
22.8%-22.8
April 29, 2021Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
April 28, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
18.3%-18.3
April 22, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
March 22, 2021Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
54.3%-54.3
March 18, 2021Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
13.7%-13.7
March 17, 2021Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16, 2021Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
75.4%-75.4
March 15, 2021Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
21.4%-21.4
March 10, 2021Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.5%+54.5
March 10, 2021Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
54.7%-54.7
March 10, 2021Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
48.7%-48.7
March 6, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
14.1%-14.1
March 2, 2021Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
March 2, 2021Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.8%+21.2
March 1, 2021Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
43.9%-43.9
Feb. 25, 2021Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
46.3%-46.3
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
70.2%-70.2
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.6%+7.4
Feb. 8, 2021Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.7%+10.3
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
28.6%-28.6
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.2%+17.8
Jan. 26, 2021Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
68.3%-68.3
Jan. 25, 2021Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
79.6%+20.4
Jan. 22, 2021Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Mike Braun's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.7%+26.3
Jan. 20, 2021Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Mike Braun's Vote:
No
support
No
85.6%-85.6
Average35.0%53.3%-18.3

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