UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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.

Richard BlumenthalD

Democratic senator for Connecticut

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Blumenthal votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Blumenthal’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 Blumenthal votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Blumenthal’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+20.1%
97.7%
+1.9+1.9
+1.9

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic senator for Connecticut

DateMeasureBiden positionBlumenthal voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.7%+4.3
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
97.6%-97.6
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
96.8%-96.8
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
99.7%-99.7
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
91.6%-91.6
Dec. 14, 2021Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
Dec. 8, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
100.0%-100.0
Dec. 7, 2021Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
oppose
No
41.8%-41.8
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (69-28)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
Aug. 11, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
Aug. 10, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
July 29, 2021Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22, 2021Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
June 8, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
June 8, 2021Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
May 28, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
May 19, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.8%+2.2
May 11, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.5%+3.5
April 29, 2021Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
April 28, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
April 22, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
March 22, 2021Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 18, 2021Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
March 17, 2021Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16, 2021Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 15, 2021Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
March 10, 2021Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
March 10, 2021Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
March 10, 2021Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
March 6, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
March 2, 2021Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
March 2, 2021Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
March 1, 2021Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
Feb. 25, 2021Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
Feb. 23, 2021Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.6%+6.4
Feb. 8, 2021Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.6%+2.4
Feb. 2, 2021Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
Jan. 26, 2021Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Jan. 25, 2021Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
Jan. 22, 2021Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
No
support
No
69.1%-69.1
Jan. 20, 2021Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Richard Blumenthal's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
Average97.7%95.9%+1.9

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