UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 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.

Pramila JayapalD

Democratic representative for Washington’s 7th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Jayapal votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Jayapal’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 Jayapal votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Jayapal’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+73.4%
93.8%
-6.1-6.1
-6.1

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Washington’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionJayapal voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Pramila Jayapal'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)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Pramila Jayapal'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)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Pramila Jayapal's Vote:
No
support
No
97.4%-97.4
Average93.8%99.8%-6.1

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