UPDATED Apr. 29, 2021, at 4:01 PM

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%
6.3%
+2.2+2.2
+2.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Louisiana’s 1st district

DateMeasureBiden positionScalise voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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
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
Average6.3%4.0%+2.2

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