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.

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%
82.9%
-9.0-9.0
-9.0

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican senator for Maine

DateMeasureBiden positionCollins voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Aug. 11$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
Aug. 10Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.0%+10.0
July 29Providing 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 22Expanding voting rights and strengthening campaign finance regulations and ethics rules (50-50)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.1%-85.1
June 8Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.0%-85.0
June 8Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.3%+13.7
May 28Establishing 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 19Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
86.0%-86.0
May 11Repealing 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 29Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
April 28Repealing 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 22Taking 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 22Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.1%+6.9
March 18Nomination 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 17Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
100.0%0.0
March 16Nomination 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 15Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.6%+8.4
March 10Nomination 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 10Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.0%+7.0
March 10Nomination 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 6Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
85.3%-85.3
March 2Nomination 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 2Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
March 1Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
Feb. 25Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.6%+11.4
Feb. 23Nomination 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. 23Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
Feb. 8Nomination of Denis Richard McDonough to be secretary of veterans affairs (87-7)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.1%+3.9
Feb. 2Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.5%+11.5
Feb. 2Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.9%+5.1
Jan. 26Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Jan. 25Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.7%+2.3
Jan. 22Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Susan Collins's Vote:
No
support
No
70.5%-70.5
Jan. 20Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Susan Collins's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.2%+3.8
Average82.9%91.8%-9.0

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