UPDATED Mar. 9, 2022, at 9:10 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%
14.5%
-30.2-30.2
-30.2

117th Congress (2021-22)

Republican representative for Indiana’s 5th district

DateMeasureBiden positionSpartz voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxins (256-174)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
60.8%-60.8
Feb. 9Imposing visa restrictions on foreign people found responsible for human rights violations related to someone's sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or sex characteristics (227-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
36.8%-36.8
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.6%+15.4
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.0%+17.0
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
30.1%-30.1
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
25.1%-25.1
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
71.5%+28.5
Dec. 15, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
30.3%-30.3
Dec. 14, 2021Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.3%-26.3
Dec. 9, 2021Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
29.8%-29.8
Dec. 2, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
30.5%-30.5
Nov. 19, 2021Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
24.0%-24.0
Nov. 5, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
41.3%-41.3
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
39.7%-39.7
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
43.7%-43.7
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
73.2%-73.2
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
28.1%-28.1
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
25.5%-25.5
Sept. 21, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.3%-26.3
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.3%-26.3
Aug. 24, 2021$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.3%-26.3
July 29, 2021Providing 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 28, 2021Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
33.5%-33.5
July 22, 2021Increasing 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 21, 2021Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
55.3%-55.3
July 20, 2021Allowing 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 1, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
31.0%-31.0
June 25, 2021Repealing 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 24, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
58.9%-58.9
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.7%-26.7
June 24, 2021Repealing 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 23, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
61.1%-61.1
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
63.9%+36.1
May 20, 2021Providing 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 19, 2021Establishing 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 18, 2021Taking 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 14, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
83.8%+16.2
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
23.9%-23.9
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.7%-26.7
April 21, 2021Requiring 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 21, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
27.4%-27.4
April 16, 2021Requiring 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 15, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
27.4%-27.4
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
59.3%-59.3
March 18, 2021Creating 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 17, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
60.8%-60.8
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
26.6%-26.6
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
38.7%-38.7
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
24.0%-24.0
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
33.8%-33.8
March 3, 2021Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
28.6%-28.6
March 3, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
29.6%-29.6
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
39.7%-39.7
Feb. 25, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
31.6%-31.6
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
Victoria Spartz's Vote:
No
support
No
79.6%-79.6
Average14.5%44.8%-30.2

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