UPDATED Dec. 5, 2022, at 11:16 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.

William KeatingD

Democratic representative for Massachusetts’s 9th district

Biden margin

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

Biden score

How often Keating votes in line with Biden’s position

Biden plus-minus

Difference between Keating’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 Keating votes in line with Biden’s positionDifference between Keating’s actual and predicted Biden support scores
+17.6%
100.0%
+3.5+3.5
+3.5

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Massachusetts’s 9th district

DateMeasureBiden positionKeating voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
Dec. 1Requiring the Bureau of Prisons to provide incarcerated women with certain pregnancy-related care and limiting the use of solitary confinement for pregnant women (324-90)
William Keating's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
95.3%
Dec. 1Establishing grants for reentry programs for previously incarcerated people (259-167)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.0%+6.0
Nov. 30Requiring certain railroad and labor organizations to accept a labor agreement (290-137)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
85.9%+14.1
Nov. 16Prohibiting the enforcement of nondisclosure agreements and nondisparagement clauses agreed to before a sexual assault or harassment dispute arises (315-109)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.7%+5.3
Sept. 30Extending government funding and providing money for economic and security assistance to Ukraine (230-201)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.8%+8.2
Sept. 29Modifying merger filing fees and requiring disclosure of foreign merger subsidies (242-184)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.0%+24.0
Sept. 29Expanding access to mental and substance use health services (220-205)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Sept. 22Providing money for law enforcement agencies to investigate unsolved homicides and nonfatal shootings (250-178)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.5%+4.5
Sept. 22Providing money for anti-violence programs (220-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Sept. 22Providing money for local governments to train mental health professionals and send them instead of law enforcement officers to respond to emergencies involving people with behavioral health needs (223-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Sept. 22Authorizing grants for law enforcement agencies with fewer than 125 officers (360-64)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
90.0%+10.0
Sept. 21Revising the process of casting and counting electoral votes for presidential elections (229-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.9%+4.1
Sept. 21Allowing federal student loan borrowers to separate consolidated loans (232-193)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Sept. 15Establishing and expanding whistleblower protections for federal employees (221-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
Sept. 15Establishing greater congressional oversight of the U.S. Census Bureau and prohibiting the removal of the bureau director without cause (220-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
Sept. 15Prohibiting certain federal positions from losing civil-service status (225-204)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.4%+2.6
Aug. 12Allowing 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 (220-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 29Revising restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats (278-134)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
July 29Establishing wildfire preparedness and drought resiliency programs (218-199)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
July 29Prohibiting the sale, manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons and large-capacity magazines (217-213)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 28Supporting the domestic production of semiconductors (243-187)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.2%+6.8
July 27Extending certain Medicare telehealth flexibilities after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (416-12)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
July 27Establishing programs to support heart-disease research and awareness among the South Asian American population (237-192)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.3%+5.7
July 27Restoring full pension benefits terminated by Delphi Corporation's bankruptcy in 2009 (254-175)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
88.9%+11.1
July 21Protecting the right to access and use contraceptives (228-195)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
July 20Authorizing appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for fiscal year 2023 (220-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 19Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act and requiring states to recognize same-sex and interracial marriages performed out-of-state (267-157)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to out-of-state abortion services (223-205)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
July 15Prohibiting restrictions on access to abortion services (219-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
July 14Authorizing Department of Defense appropriations for fiscal year 2023 (329-101)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
76.9%+23.1
July 13Establishing the Active Shooter Alert Communications Network (260-169)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.5%+6.5
June 24Expanding firearm regulations (234-193)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.9%+3.1
June 23Improving the collection of data related to sexual orientation and gender identity (220-201)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
June 22Establishing and funding agency for innovations in health care (336-85)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.7%+3.3
June 22Reauthorizing mental health and substance use disorder programs (402-20)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
June 16Developing strategies to lower food and fuel costs (221-204)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.4%+8.6
June 15Expanding access to credit, mortgage and banking services (215-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.5%+0.5
June 14Providing funding for the conservation of fish and wildlife (231-190)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
94.4%+5.6
June 9Allowing federal courts to temporarily prohibit individuals from purchasing and possessing firearms (224-202)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.8%+1.2
June 8Changing federal firearms laws, including prohibiting sales of certain weapons to people under 21 years old (223-204)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.5%+1.5
May 18Expanding the availability of information on domestic terrorism (222-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
May 17Expanding employment and training programs (220-196)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
May 13Reauthorizing block grants for antipoverty activities (246-169)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
91.2%+8.8
May 12Making Transportation Security Administration employees part of the standard federal personnel management system (220-201)
William Keating's Vote:
Not Voting
support
Didn't Vote
99.9%
May 11Making it easier for federally employed firefighters to get workers' compensation (288-131)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.3%+4.7
March 31Capping out-of-pocket insulin costs (232-193)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 18Prohibiting discrimination based on a person's hair texture or style (235-189)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
March 17Prohibiting certain forced arbitration clauses (222-209)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.9%+2.1
March 9The 2022 fiscal year appropriations bill (260-171)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
March 3Expanding health care eligibility for veterans exposed to toxic substances (256-174)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
93.3%+6.7
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)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
Feb. 8Improving the U.S. Postal Service's finances, services and transparency (342-92)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.8%+4.2
Feb. 7Ending forced arbitration for sexual assault and sexual harrassment cases (335-97)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
Feb. 4Providing money for semiconductor manufacturing, supply chain improvements and scientific research (222-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Jan. 13Strengthening the Voting Rights Act, campaign finance regulations and election administration rules (220-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Jan. 12Expanding GI Bill eligibility for National Guard and Reserve members (287-135)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
92.1%+7.9
Dec. 15,
2021
Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Dec. 14,
2021
Creating a State Department position to monitor and combat Islamophobia around the world (219-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Dec. 9,
2021
Limiting the power of the executive branch and increasing disclosure requirements for presidential and vice presidential candidates (220-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Dec. 2,
2021
Extending government funding (221-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
Nov. 19,
2021
Providing money to expand social safety programs, fight climate change and lower health care costs (220-213)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Nov. 5,
2021
Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.4%+21.6
Nov. 4,
2021
Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Oct. 26,
2021
Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Oct. 22,
2021
Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Sept. 29,
2021
Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Sept. 24,
2021
Protecting the right to an abortion and health care providers’ ability to provide abortion services (218-211)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Sept. 21,
2021
Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Aug. 24,
2021
Strengthening the Voting Rights Act (219-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Aug. 24,
2021
$3.5 trillion budget plan (220-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
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 (416-11)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
July 28,
2021
Making appropriations for the State Department, foreign operations and related programs (217-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
84.3%+15.7
July 22,
2021
Increasing 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)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
July 21,
2021
Requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to implement regulations around certain chemicals (241-183)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.8%+3.2
July 20,
2021
Allowing the Federal Trade Commission to recover money for victims of illegal business practices (221-205)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.0%+2.0
July 1,
2021
Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 25,
2021
Repealing an Environmental Protection Agency rule that removed limits on methane leaks (229-191)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.0%+1.0
June 24,
2021
Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 24,
2021
Repealing a rule that allowed borrowers to get loans at interest rates above the limit set by their state (218-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
June 23,
2021
Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
June 17,
2021
Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.8%+10.2
May 20,
2021
Providing money for Capitol security in response to the Jan. 6 attack (213-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
81.5%+18.5
May 19,
2021
Establishing a commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol (252-175)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.7%+4.3
May 18,
2021
Taking steps to combat hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic (364-62)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.1%+1.9
May 14,
2021
Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
May 13,
2021
Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
April 22,
2021
Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
April 21,
2021
Requiring that people detained while trying to enter the country have access to legal counsel (217-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
April 21,
2021
Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
April 16,
2021
Requiring health care and social service employers to have plans for preventing workplace violence (254-166)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
95.4%+4.6
April 15,
2021
Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 18,
2021
Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
March 18,
2021
Creating a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children (228-197)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
March 17,
2021
Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
March 11,
2021
Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 11,
2021
Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
March 10,
2021
Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 9,
2021
Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
March 3,
2021
Expanding voting rights, changing campaign finance regulations and strengthening ethics rules (220-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.2%+1.8
March 3,
2021
Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Feb. 26,
2021
Protecting wilderness areas in Colorado, California, Washington and Arizona from development (227-200)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Feb. 25,
2021
Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Jan. 21,
2021
Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.8%+13.2
Average100.0%96.5%+3.5

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