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Politics

In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, we report on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Brian Sims and Tammy Baldwin, and their work to advance the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Learn about legislation related to same-sex marriage, adoption, and other issues in gay politics that will impact the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans.

The first lady's fans hope her speech at the Democratic convention will signal a continued high-profile role for her.

July 25 2016 6:16 PM

Nate Silver and Michael Moore have some dire warnings for those who think Americans are too smart to elect an “idiot.”

July 25 2016 5:18 PM

Female stars talk about the need for female leadership in American politics.

July 25 2016 3:52 PM

It's going to be a hot time in the Old City.

July 25 2016 10:32 AM

In November, voters will have the opportunity to choose between a vetted and vocally pro-LGBT candidate and an ethically insolvent, chaotic carnival barker. 

July 25 2016 3:01 AM

“I’m grateful to all of the advocates and families and friends who never stopped insisting that what’s right is right.” 

July 25 2016 3:01 AM
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