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.

The mainstage Republican debate tonight featured fewer fireworks than last month's event but touched on familiar themes.

September 17 2015 12:32 AM

Bobby Jindal and Rick Santorum trot out their antigay cred in the 'kids' table' debate.

September 16 2015 8:34 PM

Who gets to speak at debates is decided by network whim, says a gay former presidential candidate who was disinvited to a Fox News debate.

September 16 2015 4:30 AM

The players in the latest LGBT battle don't fit in neatly among party lines.

September 15 2015 8:22 PM
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