In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.
Photos of Gay Global Impact in a Busy October

PHOTOS: A Busy October for Gay Global Impact

October was a month of activity — both for and against LGBT rights around the world.

WATCH Fight Back Colorado Launches Call Me Maybe Parody

WATCH: Fight Back Colorado Launches 'Call Me Maybe' Parody

With just two weeks before the election, the super PAC Fight Back Colorado is giving voters a laugh at the expense of Republican leadership responsible for killing civil unions in a new parody of Carly Rae Jeppsen's summer hit "Call Me Maybe" featuring House Majority Leader Amy Stephens and Speaker of the House Frank McNulty.

Spanish Translation Problems for Maryland Ballot Summary

Spanish Translation Problems for Maryland Ballot Summary

An error surrounding the ballot question for Maryland's marriage equality initiative may confuse some of the state's Spanish-speaking voters, WUSA reports.

Gay Couple Wins Lawsuit Against Bed and Breakfast

Gay Couple Wins Lawsuit Against Bed and Breakfast

When a gay couple was told they couldn't have a double room at a bed and breakfast, they sued for discrimination.

Poll Finds Latinos Support Marriage Equality

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