Polling Results

Poll after poll has repeatedly shown that a supermajority of Minnesota voters want to see photographic identification to be a requirement for voting. The table below summarizes recent Minnesota poll results on the question of Voter ID.


Date Firm Question Yes No Other
08/06 Rasmussen Should Minnesota voters  be required to show photo identification such as a drivers license before being allowed to vote? 83% 13% 4%
10/08 Rasmussen Should Minnesota voters  be required to show photo identification such as a drivers license before being allowed to vote? 73% 20% 7%
12/09 Wilson Research Do you favor a law that would require voters to show a state- or federally-issued photo identification before voting? 80% 16% 4%
01/10 Decision Resources Should Minnesota voters  be required to show a valid photo identification at the polls on Election Day? 84% 12% 4%
Average 80% 15% 5%