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 antiā€“marriage equality group has started a petition for the order, saying it will not enable discrimination.

February 03 2017 2:41 PM

Under pressure, the embattled head of the driver-for-hire service announced he would no loner participate in the confab. Reports said Disney CEO Bob Iger also skipped the confab.

February 03 2017 2:06 PM

Our president is instilling fear and anxiety with the stroke of a pen.

February 03 2017 6:36 AM

But Press Secretary Sean Spicer did say that "political correctness" sometimes interferes with religious expression.

February 02 2017 7:54 PM

Trump adviserĀ Steve Bannon is a close ally of Milo Yiannopoulos.

February 02 2017 4:01 PM

Trump vowed to protect "religious freedom" Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast.

February 02 2017 2:30 PM

But he doesn't mention the anti-LGBT "religious freedom" order reportedly circulating.

February 02 2017 1:22 PM