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.

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%
29.4%
-20.2-20.2
-20.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Utah

DateMeasureBiden positionLee voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 11$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
Aug. 10Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
46.5%-46.5
July 29Providing 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 22Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
June 8Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
June 8Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
45.7%-45.7
May 28Establishing 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 19Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.7%-7.7
May 11Repealing 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 29Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
96.7%-96.7
April 28Repealing 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 22Taking 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 22Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
44.7%+55.3
March 18Nomination 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 17Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16Nomination 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 15Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
12.0%-12.0
March 10Nomination 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 10Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
45.2%-45.2
March 10Nomination 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 6Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
7.3%-7.3
March 2Nomination 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 2Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.0%+27.0
March 1Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
32.4%-32.4
Feb. 25Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
37.4%-37.4
Feb. 23Nomination 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. 23Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.4%+7.6
Feb. 8Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.0%+12.0
Feb. 2Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
19.0%-19.0
Feb. 2Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Mike Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
Jan. 26Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
59.6%-59.6
Jan. 25Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
73.3%-73.3
Jan. 22Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
96.5%-96.5
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
74.2%-74.2
Jan. 20Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Mike Lee's Vote:
No
support
No
82.6%-82.6
Average29.4%49.6%-20.2

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