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.

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March 06 2017 2:07 PM

If you think we have a friend on Trump's team, you're dead wrong.

March 06 2017 5:51 AM

Bush once backed a ban on same-sex marriage but on Thursday he and DeGeneres warmly chatted about family, pets, Putin, and a free press. 

March 03 2017 8:24 PM

Daniela Vargas was arrested by ICE after leaving a press conference where she spoke out against ICE who had recently detained her father and brother.

March 03 2017 7:36 PM

LGBT supporters of the beleaguered president — who will be relaxing in Florida this weekend — will gather in Washington and other cities on Saturday.

March 03 2017 6:53 PM

Amid the chaos of this administration, more guns are getting into the wrong hands. We're often the target.

March 03 2017 7:45 AM

Five weeks in, the people are fed up.

March 03 2017 5:17 AM