UPDATED Sep. 28, 2022, at 3:37 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.

Ritchie TorresD

Democratic representative for New York’s 15th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Torres votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Torres’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 Torres votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Torres’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+73.4%
100.0%
+0.3+0.3
+0.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for New York’s 15th district

DateMeasureBiden positionTorres voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to send mental health professionals, instead of law enforcement officers, to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.7%+21.3
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.6%+7.4
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Ritchie Torres'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)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Ritchie Torres's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
Average100.0%99.7%+0.3

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