Dan McGrath

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    SCOTUS won't hear case brought by MN conservatives upset about voting dress code

    Yesterday, the United States Supreme Court declined to hear a case filed by a group of Minnesota conservatives regarding a state election law barring voters from wearing political attire to polling places on election day.SEE ALSO: Minnesota Majority's Dan McGrath on voter ID failure: "Voter fraud li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2013

    Wisconsin man charged with voter fraud says he was just drunk and high when he voted twice

    Chad Gigowski, a 28-year-old resident of suburban Milwaukee, voted twice last November. Nobody disputes that.SEE ALSO: Minnesota Majority's Dan McGrath on voter ID failure: "Voter fraud likely played a role" Prosecutors threw the book at Gigowski, claiming people have to understand that voter fraud ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    Minnesota Majority isn't dead... yet

    Voter ID may be a dead issue, but the state's leading pro-voter ID group lives on -- barely.SEE ALSO: Minnesota Majority's Dan McGrath on voter ID failure: "Voter fraud likely played a role"Last Tuesday, Minnesota Majority announced it needed to raise $20,000 before the week was through to stay aliv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2013

    MN Majority thinks 86-year-old who voted twice shouldn't be charged with voter fraud

    Well, here's a twist -- Minnesota Majority, the paranoid group that led the charge for the failed voter ID amendment, is coming to the defense of an 86-year-old woman who voted twice and has been charged with felony voter fraud.SEE ALSO: MNGOP Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer blames voter ID failure on "misinfor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2012

    MN Majority's Dan McGrath: "We have strong evidence that there are indicators of fraud"

    Last month, Minnesota Majority's Dan McGrath took lots of heat for blaming the not-really-that-close defeat of the voter ID amendment on voter fraud, despite not presenting any evidence fraud actually occurred. SEE ALSO: Minnesota Majority wanted you to follow buses leaving polling places on electio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2012

    Minnesota Majority uncovers evidence of voter impersonation, claims ACLU's $1,000 bounty

    ​Last month, the ACLU of Minnesota announced they'd give $1,000 to anyone who could produce proof of a voter impersonation conviction from the last decade. The idea, of course, was to illustrate the pointlessness of the Minnesota Majority-led Voter ID amendment drive, which would require all state ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Minnesota Majority, pro-voter ID group, blasted for using race-baiting imagery

    ​Minnesota Majority is the main advocacy group backing the GOP-led drive for a constitutional amendment requiring all voters to show some form of identification at the polls.Today, one of the websites Minnesota Majority maintains -- -- is being blasted for using racist imagery.

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Reps. Mike Benson and Mary Kiffmeyer want to see your ID at the polls

    Reps. Mary Kiffmeyer and Mike Benson want to see your ID​Two Republican legislators are pushing bills that would require voters to bring photo IDs to the polls. Both bills are slated for a hearing at the House Government Operations and Elections Committee Thursday morning.

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2010

    Minnesota Majority urges volunteers to flout the law

    Watch out for people wearing buttons--they're breaking the law. ​Minnesota Majority is urging supporters to commit civil disobedience by wearing their "Please ID Me" buttons at the polls today. A federal judge banned the buttons Monday, but the conservative group told followers to go ahead and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Minnesota Majority sues for right to intimidate at the polls

    Photo by debairdElection Integrity Watch wants to see your ID​A group of Tea-partying conservative activists is suing for the right to wear campaign slogans and intimidating buttons to polling places on Nov. 2. And oh yeah -- they just might ask to see your ID. So far, 7,390 people have signed up ... More >>

  • News

    September 12, 2007

    Stalling Tactic

    Incontinent activist claims senator's bathroom arrest weakens property rights

  • News

    November 15, 2006

    Winning the Ground Game

    DFLers gain lege seats in the 'burbs, courtesy, in part, of TakeAction Minnesota

  • News

    October 9, 2002

    Magical Misery Tour

    Norm Coleman's "St. Paul miracle" gets a withering report card

  • News

    March 20, 2002
  • Books

    March 13, 2002

    R.T.'s Change-Up

    R.T. Rybak alters his stance on a publicly funded ballpark

  • Books

    June 24, 1998

    Three-Time Losers

    Does Minneapolis's war on "bad buildings" throw tenants out on the street? Yes, officials say--and that's just tough.