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.

Tom RiceR

Republican representative for South Carolina’s 7th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Rice votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Rice’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 Rice votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Rice’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-18.6%
15.8%
+1.3+1.3
+1.3

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for South Carolina’s 7th district

DateMeasureBiden positionRice voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Sept. 29Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Sept. 24Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Sept. 21Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
Aug. 24$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Tom Rice'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)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
5.3%-5.3
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)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.6%+5.4
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
9.9%-9.9
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
0.1%
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
1.8%-1.8
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
7.9%-7.9
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Tom Rice'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)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
7.4%-7.4
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
34.4%+65.6
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
7.0%-7.0
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
18.9%+81.1
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
78.5%-78.5
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
58.9%-58.9
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Tom Rice'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)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Tom Rice'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)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
23.0%+77.0
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
14.0%-14.0
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.9%-0.9
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
14.6%-14.6
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.5%-0.5
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.0%0.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.3%-0.3
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.2%-0.2
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.7%-0.7
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Tom Rice's Vote:
No
support
No
0.1%-0.1
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Tom Rice's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
72.1%+27.9
Average15.8%14.5%+1.3

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