Direct civic participation in large democracies in the developed world is very hard. It is possible to find out how your elected representative voted, but it is hard to do. That is until now.
You can now find out how your elected official voted!
In the United States there is a great website that seems to have everything you need.
In Canada you can find out your MP voted.
It is great to see how elective representatives voted, transparency in governments are always a good thing.