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.

Peter WelchD

Democratic representative for Vermont’s at-large district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Welch votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Welch’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 Welch votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Welch’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+35.4%
100.0%
+0.5+0.5
+0.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Vermont’s at-large district

DateMeasureBiden positionWelch voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 22Increasing 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 Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Peter Welch's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.6%+8.4
Average100.0%99.5%+0.5

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