UPDATED Jan. 20, 2022, at 11:51 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%
+2.8+2.8
+2.8

117th Congress (2021-22)

Democratic representative for Massachusetts’s 9th district

DateMeasureBiden positionKeating voteAgree with Biden?Predicted chance of voting with Biden Plus-minus
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, 2021Increasing the debt limit (221-209)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.3%+0.7
Dec. 14, 2021Creating 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, 2021Limiting 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, 2021Extending government funding (221-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
Nov. 19, 2021Providing 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, 2021Providing money for transportation, utility and environmental infrastructure (228-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
78.4%+21.6
Nov. 4, 2021Protecting older job applicants from discrimination in the hiring process (224-200)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Oct. 26, 2021Reauthorizing and expanding funding for preventing domestic violence (228-200)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.3%+1.7
Oct. 22, 2021Expanding workplace requirements for breastfeeding accommodations (276-149)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.3%+2.7
Sept. 29, 2021Suspending the debt limit through December 16, 2022 (219-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.2%+0.8
Sept. 24, 2021Protecting 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, 2021Extending government funding and raising the debt ceiling (220-211)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
Aug. 24, 2021Strengthening 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, 2021Providing 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, 2021Making 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, 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)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.7%+1.3
July 21, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Allowing 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, 2021Providing money for transportation and water infrastructure (221-201)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 25, 2021Repealing 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, 2021Providing contraceptives to veterans without co-pays (245-181)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
98.6%+1.4
June 24, 2021Repealing a rule that changed the workplace discrimination settlement process (219-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
June 24, 2021Repealing 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, 2021Protecting older employees from workplace discrimination (247-178)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
June 17, 2021Repealing the 2002 authorization of military force against Iraq (268-161)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
89.8%+10.2
May 20, 2021Providing 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, 2021Establishing 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, 2021Taking 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, 2021Protecting pregnant employees from workplace discrimination (315-101)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.2%+2.8
May 13, 2021Providing consumers with debt-related protections (215-207)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
April 22, 2021Admitting Washington, D.C., as a state (216-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.7%+0.3
April 21, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Limiting the president's authority over immigration restrictions (218-208)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
April 16, 2021Requiring 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, 2021Strengthening rules against wage discrimination (217-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 18, 2021Allowing farmworkers to get legal immigration status (247-174)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
96.6%+3.4
March 18, 2021Creating 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, 2021Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (244-172)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
97.0%+3.0
March 11, 2021Increasing the waiting period for federal gun background checks (219-210)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 11, 2021Requiring background checks for all gun sales (227-203)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.4%+0.6
March 10, 2021Providing $1.9 trillion for COVID-19 relief (220-211)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
March 9, 2021Expanding unionization and collective bargaining rights (225-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.6%+0.4
March 3, 2021Expanding 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, 2021Combating brutality and racial discrimination by police (220-212)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.1%+0.9
Feb. 26, 2021Protecting 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, 2021Prohibiting discrimination because of sex, gender identity and sexual orientation (224-206)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
99.8%+0.2
Jan. 21, 2021Waiver allowing Lloyd Austin to become secretary of defense (326-78)
William Keating's Vote:
Yes
support
Yes
86.8%+13.2
Average100.0%97.2%+2.8

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