UPDATED Sep. 28, 2022, at 3:37 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.

Peter MeijerR

Republican representative for Michigan’s 3rd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Meijer votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Meijer’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 Meijer votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Meijer’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-3.3%
38.1%
-3.8-3.8
-3.8

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Michigan’s 3rd district

DateMeasureBiden positionMeijer voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.2%+43.8
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
23.3%-23.3
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.6%-25.6
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.4%+15.6
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
39.8%+60.2
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.4%+54.6
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.9%-24.9
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
22.8%-22.8
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
35.5%-35.5
Aug. 12Allowing 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 (220-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
19.5%-19.5
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
71.2%-71.2
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.1%-20.1
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
19.3%-19.3
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.9%+48.1
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
47.8%+52.2
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.6%+43.4
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
38.2%-38.2
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
19.5%-19.5
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.3%+34.7
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
26.3%-26.3
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
18.9%-18.9
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.2%+23.8
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.1%+38.9
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
43.8%+56.2
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.7%-25.7
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.3%+14.7
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
35.5%-35.5
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
17.3%-17.3
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
43.9%+56.1
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
30.7%-30.7
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
30.0%-30.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.2%-25.2
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
28.0%-28.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.4%+43.6
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.4%-24.4
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.1%+26.9
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
41.4%-41.4
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
45.3%+54.7
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
30.0%-30.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.1%+38.9
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.1%+41.9
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)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
30.7%+69.3
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.6%+16.4
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.0%+18.0
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.8%-24.8
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
19.4%-19.4
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.9%+30.1
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.7%-24.7
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.3%-24.3
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.9%-24.9
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
18.2%-18.2
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
39.1%-39.1
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
34.2%-34.2
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
38.8%-38.8
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.8%+29.2
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
22.8%-22.8
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
19.9%-19.9
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
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 (416-11)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
30.7%-30.7
July 22,
2021
Increasing 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)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
51.5%+48.5
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
30.8%-30.8
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.0%-25.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
41.1%+58.9
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
54.6%-54.6
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.8%-20.8
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.0%-25.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
56.6%-56.6
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.0%+38.0
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
31.8%-31.8
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
58.5%+41.5
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.8%+9.2
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.5%+17.5
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
18.5%-18.5
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.8%-20.8
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.8%-20.8
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
21.4%-21.4
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.2%+38.8
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
21.4%-21.4
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
55.8%+44.2
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
37.2%-37.2
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.4%+42.6
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
20.7%-20.7
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
32.9%-32.9
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
18.2%-18.2
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
27.8%-27.8
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
23.7%-23.7
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
24.3%-24.3
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.1%+65.9
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
25.3%-25.3
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Peter Meijer's Vote:
No
support
No
79.1%-79.1
Average38.1%41.9%-3.8

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