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 HudsonR

Republican representative for North Carolina’s 8th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Hudson votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Hudson’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 Hudson votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Hudson’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-6.4%
20.0%
-10.5-10.5
-10.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for North Carolina’s 8th district

DateMeasureBiden positionHudson voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
50.5%+49.5
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)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
16.5%-16.5
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
80.7%+19.3
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.8%+21.2
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.9%-12.9
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.9%-7.9
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
65.2%+34.8
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.5%-12.5
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.8%-8.8
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.1%-12.1
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.5%-12.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
33.2%-33.2
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
20.7%-20.7
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
26.1%-26.1
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.4%+36.6
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.2%-11.2
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.5%-8.5
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
July 29, 2021Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (416-11)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
23.3%-23.3
July 22, 2021Increasing 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)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.8%+59.2
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
18.9%-18.9
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.0%-12.0
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
27.2%-27.2
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
42.3%-42.3
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.6%-12.6
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
43.6%-43.6
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
56.5%-56.5
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
25.0%-25.0
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
49.7%-49.7
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.9%+11.1
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.7%-7.7
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
9.0%-9.0
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
53.1%-53.1
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
9.1%-9.1
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
45.9%-45.9
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
23.0%-23.0
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
47.4%-47.4
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
18.9%-18.9
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
14.1%-14.1
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.9%-12.9
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.5%-12.5
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.8%-11.8
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
Average20.0%30.5%-10.5

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