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.

Sheila Jackson LeeD

Democratic representative for Texas’s 18th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Jackson Lee votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Jackson Lee’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 Jackson Lee votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Jackson Lee’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+52.7%
100.0%
+0.2+0.2
+0.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Texas’s 18th district

DateMeasureBiden positionJackson Lee 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)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%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)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
July 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
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)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
July 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 20, 2021Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
July 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 25, 2021Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%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)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
May 20, 2021Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.9%+0.1
May 19, 2021Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 18, 2021Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 16, 2021Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
April 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 18, 2021Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Sheila Jackson Lee's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.9%+5.1
Average100.0%99.8%+0.2

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