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.

Sanford D. Bishop Jr.D

Democratic representative for Georgia’s 2nd district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Bishop votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Bishop’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 Bishop votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Bishop’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+12.3%
100.0%
+5.4+5.4
+5.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Georgia’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionBishop voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.8%+9.2
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.9%+8.1
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.9%+4.1
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.6%+7.4
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.7%+8.3
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.1%+14.9
Average100.0%94.6%+5.4

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