UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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%
15.4%
-14.5-14.5
-14.5

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
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.2%-11.2
Sept. 24Protecting 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. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
July 29Providing 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 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
23.3%-23.3
July 22Increasing 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 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
40.8%+59.2
July 20Allowing 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 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.0%-12.0
June 25Repealing 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 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
42.3%-42.3
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
June 24Repealing 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 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
43.6%-43.6
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
56.5%-56.5
May 20Providing 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 19Establishing 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 18Taking 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 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.6%+21.4
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.7%-7.7
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.9%-8.9
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
9.0%-9.0
April 16Requiring 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 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
9.1%-9.1
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
45.9%-45.9
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
47.4%-47.4
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
8.7%-8.7
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
18.9%-18.9
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
7.1%-7.1
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
14.1%-14.1
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.9%-12.9
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
12.5%-12.5
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
20.5%-20.5
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
No
support
No
11.8%-11.8
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Richard Hudson's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
77.8%+22.2
Average15.4%29.9%-14.5

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