UPDATED Sep. 19, 2022, at 2:32 PM

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.

Patty MurrayD

Democratic senator for Washington

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Murray votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Murray’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 Murray votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Murray’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+19.2%
96.3%
+0.3+0.3
+0.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic senator for Washington

DateMeasureBiden positionMurray voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.8%-99.8
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
98.8%-98.8
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.8%-99.8
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
95.1%-95.1
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
97.2%-97.2
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
96.2%-96.2
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.6%-99.6
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
90.6%-90.6
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
oppose
No
100.0%-100.0
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
43.1%+56.9
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.0%+4.0
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)
Patty Murray'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)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.4%+6.6
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
98.1%
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.0%+4.0
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Patty Murray'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)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.7%+4.3
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.5%+6.5
Feb. 8,
2021
Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Patty Murray's Vote:
No
support
No
69.2%-69.2
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Patty Murray's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
Average96.3%96.0%+0.3

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