UPDATED Oct. 6, 2021, at 10:49 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.

Steve ScaliseR

Republican representative for Louisiana’s 1st district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Scalise votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Scalise’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 Scalise votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Scalise’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-37.9%
12.8%
+4.0+4.0
+4.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Louisiana’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionScalise voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Steve Scalise'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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.8%+10.2
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Steve Scalise'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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Steve Scalise'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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
9.8%-9.8
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
1.2%-1.2
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
54.4%+45.6
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
25.0%+75.0
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Steve Scalise'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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Steve Scalise'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)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
2.1%-2.1
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.4%-0.4
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Steve Scalise's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
61.8%+38.2
Average12.8%8.8%+4.0

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