UPDATED Sep. 19, 2022, at 2:32 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.

Susan CollinsR

Republican senator for Maine

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Collins votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Collins’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 Collins votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Collins’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+9.1%
69.1%
-20.8-20.8
-20.8

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Maine

DateMeasureBiden positionCollins voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 7Allowing Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices; extending Affordable Care Act subsidies; expanding tax credits for renewable and clean energy efforts; establishing a 15 percent corporate minimum tax; and other measures (50-50)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
92.9%+7.1
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.7%+12.3
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.8%+6.2
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
89.2%+10.8
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
87.3%+12.7
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.3%+11.7
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
74.7%+25.3
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.7%+10.3
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.4%+10.6
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.6%+8.4
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
85.3%+14.7
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
82.8%+17.2
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
91.3%+8.7
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
73.1%+26.9
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
96.0%+4.0
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
oppose
No
58.4%-58.4
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.2%+6.8
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.0%+10.0
July 29,
2021
Providing emergency funding for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack and for the expansion of the Afghan visa program (98-0)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
June 22,
2021
Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.0%-85.0
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.3%+13.7
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.8%+9.2
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
86.0%-86.0
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.8%+15.2
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.4%+9.6
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.1%+6.9
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.0%+12.0
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16,
2021
Nomination of Isabella Casillas Guzman to be administrator of the Small Business Administration (81-17)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.6%+8.4
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.4%+6.6
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.0%+7.0
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.8%+11.2
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.3%-85.3
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.6%+11.4
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.4%+7.6
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
Feb. 8,
2021
Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.5%+11.5
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.9%+5.1
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
70.5%-70.5
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
Average69.1%89.9%-20.8

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