UPDATED Sep. 22, 2021, at 9:21 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%
8.1%
-1.4-1.4
-1.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Tennessee’s 4th district

DateMeasureBiden positionDesJarlais voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
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)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
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)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
90.2%-90.2
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
July 20Allowing 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 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25Repealing 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 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing 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 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
10.7%-10.7
May 20Providing 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 19Establishing 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 18Taking 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 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Requiring 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 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 16Requiring 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 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 18Creating 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 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.6%-0.6
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Scott DesJarlais's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
62.4%+37.6
Average8.1%9.5%-1.4

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