UPDATED Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:51 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.

Scott DesJarlaisR

Republican representative for Tennessee’s 4th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often DesJarlais votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between DesJarlais’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 DesJarlais votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between DesJarlais’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-36.8%
8.0%
+0.5+0.5
+0.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Tennessee’s 4th district

DateMeasureBiden positionDesJarlais voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
18.4%+81.6
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
2.4%-2.4
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
4.8%-4.8
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
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)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
90.2%-90.2
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
10.7%-10.7
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
1.4%-1.4
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
56.0%+44.0
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
2.5%-2.5
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.4%+37.6
Average8.0%7.5%+0.5

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