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.

Mike LeeR

Republican senator for Utah

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Lee votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Lee’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 Lee votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Lee’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-20.5%
19.3%
-20.8-20.8
-20.8

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Utah

DateMeasureBiden positionLee voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Dec. 1Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (80-15)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
Nov. 29Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state; includes an amendment allowing religious organizations to deny services or accomodations for same-sex weddings (61-36)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
31.7%-31.7
Nov. 15Terminating the national COVID-19 emergency declared on March 13, 2020 (61-37)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.5%+99.5
Sept. 29Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (72-25)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
51.6%
Aug. 7Allowing 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 (50-50)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.8%+99.2
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
38.2%-38.2
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
33.0%-33.0
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
74.9%-74.9
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
4.3%+95.7
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
10.3%-10.3
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
1.3%+98.7
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
33.7%-33.7
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
44.6%-44.6
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
67.8%-67.8
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
7.2%+92.8
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
6.9%+93.1
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.6%+99.4
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
7.7%+92.3
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
0.0%+100.0
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
90.9%+9.1
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
44.1%-44.1
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
46.5%-46.5
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 (98-0)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22,
2021
Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
45.7%-45.7
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
19.2%-19.2
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.7%-7.7
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
14.5%-14.5
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
96.7%-96.7
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
9.8%-9.8
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
98.4%
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.7%+55.3
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
6.8%-6.8
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16,
2021
Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
70.0%-70.0
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
12.0%-12.0
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.5%+65.5
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
45.2%-45.2
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
40.0%-40.0
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.3%-7.3
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
32.4%-32.4
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
37.4%-37.4
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.5%+35.5
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.4%+7.6
Feb. 8,
2021
Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.0%+12.0
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
19.0%-19.0
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
59.6%-59.6
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
73.3%-73.3
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
96.5%-96.5
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
74.2%-74.2
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
82.6%-82.6
Average19.3%40.1%-20.8

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