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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.

Not only are a majority of Republicans against marriage equality, as Jon Stewart points out, many think it's the worst thing ever.

June 30 2015 2:56 PM

The Republican senator and presidential hopeful says he's worried about the implications for religious liberty now that same-sex marriages have nationwide government recognition.

June 29 2015 5:16 PM

Senator Ted Cruz says he believes the Supreme Court justices who voted in favor of same-sex marriage and national health care "rewrote the Constitution."

June 29 2015 12:56 PM Updated

‘Accept the court’s ruling; fight for the religious liberties of every American,’ says the South Carolina Senator and Republican presidential candidate.

June 28 2015 3:53 PM

A playlist of happily-ever-after songs by LGBT artists that's now useful in all 50 states.

June 27 2015 5:00 AM

The archconservative governor and GOP presidential candidate is doing all he can to stop same-sex weddings in his state.

5:48 PM

Some Republican candidates for president want to fight the decision.

11:37 AM
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