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.

Donald Trump leads polls in the race for president, but he was among the last to respond to news about Kim Davis.

September 04 2015 1:29 PM

The Kentucky clerk is becoming the symbol of religious freedom that Republicans had been looking for.

September 03 2015 8:59 PM

Donors to her campaign who represent lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans voters tell MSNBC, 'The idea that after marriage, everything’s solved is a very dangerous idea.'

September 02 2015 7:24 PM

Paul stops short of agreeing with Kim Davis, but he supports her right in 'making a stand.'

September 01 2015 9:03 PM

The Log Cabin Republicans strive for legitimacy within a party that worked tirelessly against marriage equality. Can they replicate past successes battling “religious freedom” in red states?

August 31 2015 4:15 AM

Blockbuster director Roland Emmerich brings the landmark riots to the big screen.

August 31 2015 4:00 AM

The self-proclaimed ‘Pro-Family Rally’ featured speeches from Texas-based Presidential hopefuls Ted Cruz and Rick Perry.

August 29 2015 3:27 PM
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