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.

Norma TorresD

Democratic representative for California’s 35th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Torres votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Torres’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 Torres votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Torres’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+32.5%
100.0%
+0.6+0.6
+0.6

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for California’s 35th district

DateMeasureBiden positionTorres voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
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)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
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)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Norma Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.0%+9.0
Average100.0%99.4%+0.6

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