UPDATED Jul. 30, 2021, at 10:36 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.

Victoria SpartzR

Republican representative for Indiana’s 5th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Spartz votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Spartz’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 Spartz votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Spartz’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
-2.2%
14.7%
-32.4-32.4
-32.4

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Indiana’s 5th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSpartz voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
July 28Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
33.5%-33.5
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)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.1%+2.9
July 21Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
55.3%-55.3
July 20Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
35.6%-35.6
July 1Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
31.0%-31.0
June 25Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
46.4%-46.4
June 24Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
58.9%-58.9
June 24Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.7%-26.7
June 24Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
30.7%-30.7
June 23Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
61.1%-61.1
June 17Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.9%+36.1
May 20Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
34.5%-34.5
May 19Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
61.5%-61.5
May 18Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.4%+8.6
May 14Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.8%+16.2
May 13Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
23.9%-23.9
April 22Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.7%-26.7
April 21Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
April 21Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
27.4%-27.4
April 16Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
64.0%-64.0
April 15Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
27.4%-27.4
March 18Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
59.3%-59.3
March 18Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
42.8%-42.8
March 17Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
60.8%-60.8
March 11Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
March 11Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
38.7%-38.7
March 10Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
24.0%-24.0
March 9Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
33.8%-33.8
March 3Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
28.6%-28.6
March 3Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
29.6%-29.6
Feb. 26Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
39.7%-39.7
Feb. 25Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
31.6%-31.6
Jan. 21Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
79.6%-79.6
Average14.7%47.1%-32.4

Comments