UPDATED Dec. 7, 2017 at 6:25 PM

Tracking Congress In The Age Of Trump

An updating tally of how often every member of the House and the Senate votes with or against the president.

Mario Diaz-Balart

R
Republican representative for Florida’s 25th District
Trump score
How often Diaz-Balart votes in line with Trump's position
Trump margin
Trump's share of the vote in the 2016 election in Florida’s 25th District minus Clinton's
Predicted score
How often Diaz-Balart is expected to support Trump based on Trump's 2016 margin
Trump plus-minus
Difference between Diaz-Balart’s actual and predicted Trump-support scores
92.5%
+1.7 
69.8%
+22.7 
Trump score
How often Diaz-Balart votes in line with Trump's position
92.5%
Trump margin
Trump's share of the vote in the 2016 election in Florida’s 25th District minus Clinton's
+1.7 
Predicted score
How often Diaz-Balart is expected to support Trump based on Trump's 2016 margin
69.8%
Trump plus-minus
Difference between Diaz-Balart’s actual and predicted Trump-support scores
+22.7 
DateMeasureTrump PositionDiaz-Balart VoteAgree with Trump?Likelihood of agreementPlus-minus
Dec. 7 Extension of government funding for two weeks (235-193)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
60.8%
Plus-minus
+39.2
Dec. 6 Making concealed-carry firearm permits valid across state lines (231-198)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
61.0%
Plus-minus
+39.0
Dec. 6 Motion to table articles of impeachment against President Trump (364-58)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
3.6%
Plus-minus
+96.4
Nov. 16 Overhauling the tax code (House version) (227-205)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
58.4%
Plus-minus
+41.6
Nov. 14 Reauthorizing the National Flood Insurance Program (237-189)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
No
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
65.3%
Plus-minus
-65.3
Nov. 2 Eliminating the independent board tasked with keeping Medicare costs below limits (307-111)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
86.8%
Plus-minus
+13.2
Oct. 26 Fiscal year 2018 budget resolution (216-212)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
53.1%
Plus-minus
+46.9
Oct. 24 Prohibiting Department of Justice settlements that require parties to donate money to outside groups (238-183)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
74.7%
Plus-minus
+25.3
Oct. 12 Disaster relief for Puerto Rico and other areas (353-69)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
88.5%
Plus-minus
+11.5
Oct. 3 Banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy (237-189)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
72.6%
Plus-minus
+27.4
Sept. 28 Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization and disaster relief (264-155)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
78.9%
Plus-minus
+21.1
Sept. 14 Making appropriations for various executive departments (211-198)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Not voting
Agree with Trump?
——
Likelihood of agreement
55.9%
Plus-minus
——
Sept. 14 Giving the government more power to deport and deny admission to immigrants suspected of being in gangs (233-175)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Not voting
Agree with Trump?
——
Likelihood of agreement
77.3%
Plus-minus
——
Sept. 8 Raising debt limit/extending government funding/Hurricane Harvey relief (316-90)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Not voting
Agree with Trump?
——
Likelihood of agreement
84.5%
Plus-minus
——
Sept. 6 Hurricane Harvey disaster relief package (419-3)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
99.5%
Plus-minus
+0.5
July 27 Making appropriations for defense and other purposes (235-192)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
65.2%
Plus-minus
+34.8
July 25 Imposing sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea (419-3)
Trump Position
oppose
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
0.4%
Plus-minus
-0.4
July 25 Repeal of a rule banning some financial companies from using mandatory arbitration clauses (231-190)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
67.3%
Plus-minus
+32.7
July 18 Delaying implementation of ozone standards (229-199)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
63.9%
Plus-minus
+36.1
June 29 Increasing penalties for undocumented immigrants who re-enter the U.S. after being convicted of certain crimes (257-167)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
80.9%
Plus-minus
+19.1
June 29 Penalizing states and localities that have "sanctuary" laws on immigration (228-195)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
No
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
67.7%
Plus-minus
-67.7
June 28 Limiting health care lawsuits related to coverage provided through a federal program (218-210)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
52.9%
Plus-minus
+47.1
June 15 Allowing people who lose their jobs to receive tax credits under the American Health Care Act for continued coverage (267-144)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
88.5%
Plus-minus
+11.5
June 13 Making it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to discipline employees (368-55)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
97.6%
Plus-minus
+2.4
June 13 Withholding Affordable Care Act subsidies from people until their citizenship is verified (238-184)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
No
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
74.4%
Plus-minus
-74.4
June 8 Dismantling financial regulations put in place by the Dodd-Frank Act (233-186)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
67.6%
Plus-minus
+32.4
May 18 Making it easier to seek the death penalty for killing or attempting to kill first responders (271-143)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
81.7%
Plus-minus
+18.3
May 4 The American Health Care Act of 2017 (217-213)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
52.4%
Plus-minus
+47.6
May 3 The 2017 fiscal year appropriations bill (309-118)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
72.6%
Plus-minus
+27.4
May 2 Allowing employers to offer employees time off instead of pay for overtime work (229-197)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
63.9%
Plus-minus
+36.1
April 28 Extension of government funding for one week (382-30)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
92.9%
Plus-minus
+7.1
March 28 Repeal of an FCC rule barring internet providers from sharing data on customers' activities (215-205)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
54.6%
Plus-minus
+45.4
March 22 Allowing small businesses to provide insurance through trade and professional associations (236-175)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
74.6%
Plus-minus
+25.4
March 22 Removing antitrust exemption for insurance providers (416-7)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
99.5%
Plus-minus
+0.5
March 16 Giving the secretary of veterans affairs more flexibility to discipline employees (237-178)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
71.3%
Plus-minus
+28.7
March 8 Department of Defense Appropriations Act (371-48)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
94.8%
Plus-minus
+5.2
March 2 Changes to rulemaking requirements for federal agencies (246-176)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
75.7%
Plus-minus
+24.3
March 1 Repeal of a Department of Labor rule regarding records of work-related injuries and illnesses (231-191)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
65.8%
Plus-minus
+34.2
March 1 Requires review of proposed regulations by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (241-184)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
75.8%
Plus-minus
+24.2
March 1 Establishment of a commission to review federal regulations (240-185)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
67.7%
Plus-minus
+32.3
Feb. 16 Repeal of a rule requiring state and local governments to distribute federal funds to qualified health centers even if they perform abortions (230-188)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
69.9%
Plus-minus
+30.1
Feb. 15 Repeal of a Department of Labor rule on drug testing of applicants for unemployment compensation (236-189)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
73.7%
Plus-minus
+26.3
Feb. 15 Repeal of a rule that allowed a new type of state-based retirement plan (231-193)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
66.7%
Plus-minus
+33.3
Feb. 15 Repeal of a rule that allowed a new type of retirement plan established by local governments (234-191)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
69.2%
Plus-minus
+30.8
Feb. 7 Repeal of a Department of Education rule on teacher preparation programs (240-181)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
72.3%
Plus-minus
+27.7
Feb. 7 Repeal of a Department of Education rule on school accountability (234-190)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
68.4%
Plus-minus
+31.6
Feb. 7 Repeal of changes to Bureau of Land Management planning rules (234-186)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
70.0%
Plus-minus
+30.0
Feb. 3 Repeal of a rule requiring energy companies to reduce waste and emissions (221-191)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
63.4%
Plus-minus
+36.6
Feb. 2 Repeal of a rule requiring the Social Security Administration to submit information to the national background-check system (235-180)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
75.0%
Plus-minus
+25.0
Feb. 2 Repeal of a rule requiring some federal contractors to report labor violations (236-187)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
72.7%
Plus-minus
+27.3
Feb. 1 Repeal of the stream protection rule (228-194)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
65.6%
Plus-minus
+34.4
Feb. 1 Repeal of a rule requiring energy companies to disclose payments to foreign governments (235-187)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
70.0%
Plus-minus
+30.0
Jan. 24 Permanent ban on the use of federal funds for abortion or health coverage that includes abortions (238-183)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
73.5%
Plus-minus
+26.5
Jan. 13 Waiver allowing James Mattis to become secretary of defense (268-151)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
82.6%
Plus-minus
+17.4
Jan. 13 Budget resolution to repeal the Affordable Care Act (227-198)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
60.0%
Plus-minus
+40.0
Jan. 5 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2017 (237-187)
Trump Position
support
Diaz-Balart Vote
Yes
Agree with Trump?
Likelihood of agreement
73.3%
Plus-minus
+26.7
Average
92.5%
69.8%
+22.7

Members’ “likelihood of agreement” scores on each vote are calculated using a regression for which the input is Trump's 2016 vote margin in every member's state or district and the output is the probability that a member will vote for the bill. The plus-minus on each vote is the difference between the member's vote (100 percent for a “yes,” 0 percent for a “no”) and the likelihood of agreement. Averages do not include missed votes. How this works »

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