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.

Raja KrishnamoorthiD

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 8th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Krishnamoorthi votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Krishnamoorthi’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 Krishnamoorthi votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Krishnamoorthi’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+20.2%
100.0%
+2.2+2.2
+2.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Illinois’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionKrishnamoorthi voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
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)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.5%+3.5
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.2%+8.8
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.0%+23.0
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
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)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
82.1%+17.9
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
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)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.4%+11.6
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)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.7%+14.3
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Raja Krishnamoorthi's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.6%+12.4
Average100.0%97.8%+2.2

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