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.

There's another setback in the on-again, off-again, is-it-really-you drama over an invitation by the Russian president to meet the British pop star. 

11:51 AM

The Cleveland convention is expected to have so many protesters, space is being set aside to keep them all in one place. 

11:43 AM

Has the Republican presidential "anti-establishment" candidate been put in line by his party?

10:36 AM

House Republicans voted down an energy spending measure that included an amendment that prohibited discrimination against LGBT federal contractors.

10:29 AM Updated

Gov. Peter Shumlin signed the bill into law today.

May 25 2016 5:45 PM
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