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.

Tim KaineD

Democratic senator for Virginia

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Kaine votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Kaine’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 Kaine votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Kaine’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+10.1%
98.2%
+7.2+7.2
+7.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic senator for Virginia

DateMeasureBiden positionKaine 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)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.1%+12.9
Aug. 4Providing congressional disapproval of a rule that restored environmental regulations (50-47)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
94.6%-94.6
July 27Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (64-33)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.7%+11.3
June 23Expanding firearm regulations (65-33)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.6%+5.4
June 16Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (84-14)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
May 26Providing congressional disapproval of a policy concerning federal asylum procedures (46-48)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
91.0%-91.0
May 3Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine and mask requirements in Head Start programs (55-41)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
90.6%-90.6
April 7Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (53-47)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.0%+10.0
March 15Providing congressional disapproval of the CDC's requirement of masks on planes, trains and buses (57-40)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
77.8%-77.8
March 15Nomination of Shalanda D. Young to be director of the Office of Management and Budget (61-36)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.7%+9.3
March 10The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (68-31)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.3%+9.7
March 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (79-19)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.1%+7.9
March 3Providing for congressional disapproval of the national COVID-19 emergency declaration (48-47)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
87.2%-87.2
March 2Providing for congressional disapproval of vaccine mandates for health care workers (49-44)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
84.9%-84.9
Jan. 19Keeping Senate filibuster rules in place to block voting-rights legislation (52-48)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
93.3%-93.3
Jan. 13Imposing additional sanctions over a Russian gas pipeline (55-44)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
75.5%-75.5
Dec. 14,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (50-49)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.1%+12.9
Dec. 8,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandates for large businesses (52-48)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
No
oppose
No
97.4%-97.4
Dec. 7,
2021
Providing for congressional disapproval of the sale of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia (30-67)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
oppose
Yes
56.8%+43.2
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (69-28)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
Aug. 11,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (50-49)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.0%+13.0
Aug. 10,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (69-30)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.9%+9.1
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)
Tim Kaine'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)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.1%+12.9
June 8,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (49-50)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.0%+13.0
June 8,
2021
Investing in science and technology manufacturing and research (68-32)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
May 28,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (54-35)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.0%+8.0
May 19,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (50-48)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.9%+12.1
May 11,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (52-47)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.5%+13.5
April 29,
2021
Providing money for safe drinking water and other water infrastructure (89-2)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
April 28,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (52-42)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.9%+8.1
April 22,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (94-1)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
March 22,
2021
Nomination of Martin Joseph Walsh to be secretary of labor (68-29)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.9%+6.1
March 18,
2021
Nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of health and human services (50-49)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.8%+10.2
March 17,
2021
Nomination of Katherine C. Tai to be United States trade representative (98-0)
Tim Kaine'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)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.1%+4.9
March 15,
2021
Nomination of Debra Anne Haaland to be secretary of the interior (51-40)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.9%+7.1
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Michael Stanley Regan to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (66-34)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.2%+5.8
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Merrick Brian Garland to be attorney general (70-30)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.7%+6.3
March 10,
2021
Nomination of Marcia Louise Fudge to be secretary of housing and urban development (66-34)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.7%+10.3
March 6,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (50-49)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
87.2%+12.8
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Cecilia Elena Rouse to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers (95-4)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.9%+1.1
March 2,
2021
Nomination of Gina Marie Raimondo to be secretary of commerce (84-15)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
March 1,
2021
Nomination of Miguel A. Cardona to be secretary of education (64-33)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.0%+5.0
Feb. 25,
2021
Nomination of Jennifer Mulhern Granholm to be secretary of energy (64-35)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.6%+10.4
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Linda Thomas-Greenfield to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (78-21)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.9%+7.1
Feb. 23,
2021
Nomination of Thomas J. Vilsack to be secretary of agriculture (92-7)
Tim Kaine'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)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.3%+3.7
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Alejandro Nicholas Mayorkas to be secretary of homeland security (56-43)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.9%+10.1
Feb. 2,
2021
Nomination of Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg to be secretary of transportation (86-13)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.2%+4.8
Jan. 26,
2021
Nomination of Antony John Blinken to be secretary of state (78-22)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
Jan. 25,
2021
Nomination of Janet Louise Yellen to be secretary of the treasury (84-15)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
Jan. 22,
2021
Nomination of Lloyd James Austin to be secretary of defense (93-2)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (69-27)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
70.4%+29.6
Jan. 20,
2021
Nomination of Avril Danica Haines to be director of national intelligence (84-10)
Tim Kaine's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.4%+3.6
Average98.2%90.9%+7.2

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