UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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 GallagherR

Republican representative for Wisconsin’s 8th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Gallagher votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Gallagher’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 Gallagher votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Gallagher’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-15.9%
12.7%
-3.6-3.6
-3.6

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Wisconsin’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionGallagher voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
28.2%-28.2
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)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.0%+30.0
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
67.3%-67.3
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
49.4%-49.4
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
18.0%-18.0
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
1.9%-1.9
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
4.2%-4.2
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
38.8%-38.8
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
July 29, 2021Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
7.8%-7.8
July 22, 2021Increasing 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)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
14.6%+85.4
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
2.0%-2.0
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
3.8%-3.8
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
12.7%-12.7
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
12.3%-12.3
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.1%+60.9
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
9.7%-9.7
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
24.5%-24.5
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.2%+18.8
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.7%+36.3
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
28.8%-28.8
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
19.4%-19.4
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
2.3%-2.3
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
20.2%-20.2
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
1.3%-1.3
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.8%-0.8
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Mike Gallagher's Vote:
No
support
No
73.4%-73.4
Average12.7%16.3%-3.6

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