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.

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%
+6.5+6.5
+6.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Georgia’s 2nd district

DateMeasureBiden positionBishop voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.9%+12.1
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)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.8%+6.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.2%+6.8
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.2%+11.8
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
69.8%+30.2
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.4%+6.6
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.5%+3.5
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
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)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.5%+2.5
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
73.4%+26.6
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)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.4%+1.6
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.0%+8.0
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.6%+4.4
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.5%+3.5
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.8%+15.2
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.9%+29.1
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.9%+9.1
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
April 21, 2021Requiring 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 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
April 16, 2021Requiring 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
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.9%+8.1
March 18, 2021Creating 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 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.6%+7.4
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
March 3, 2021Expanding 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 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Sanford D. Bishop Jr.'s Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting 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. 25, 2021Prohibiting 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. 21, 2021Waiver 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%93.5%+6.5

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