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.

Rand PaulR

Republican senator for Kentucky

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Paul votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Paul’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 Paul votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Paul’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-25.9%
31.8%
-17.8-17.8
-17.8

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Kentucky

DateMeasureBiden positionPaul voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 29Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
96.1%
April 28Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
3.8%
April 22Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
98.0%
March 22Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
33.2%-33.2
March 18Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
March 17Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.7%+37.3
March 15Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
5.0%-5.0
March 10Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
22.7%-22.7
March 10Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
33.9%-33.9
March 10Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
March 6Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
2.8%-2.8
March 2Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
91.3%-91.3
March 2Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
64.8%+35.2
March 1Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
20.3%-20.3
Feb. 25Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
27.3%-27.3
Feb. 23Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
57.0%+43.0
Feb. 23Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
92.3%-92.3
Feb. 8Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
85.6%
Feb. 2Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
10.4%-10.4
Feb. 2Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.9%+26.1
Jan. 26Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
48.2%-48.2
Jan. 25Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
64.3%-64.3
Jan. 22Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.6%+4.4
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Rand Paul's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
74.8%+25.2
Jan. 20Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Rand Paul's Vote:
No
support
No
78.4%-78.4
Average31.8%49.6%-17.8

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