Politics
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.
March 06 2013 7:30 AM ET

Emergency Alert Test Says "Brian Is Gay"

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WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Ambushes Gay Lawmaker With Child Molestation Questions
March 06 2013 7:00 AM ET

WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Ambushes Gay Lawmaker With Child Molestation Questions

Lucas Grindley

With this line of argument from the Fox News commentator, what do you think is really going on here?

Sheriff: No Hate Crime Investigation for Slain Gay Candidate
March 05 2013 4:12 PM ET

Sheriff: No Hate Crime Investigation for Slain Gay Candidate

Michelle Garcia

The family of 33-year-old Marco McMillian want the county sheriff's department to investigate his death as a hate crime, but sheriffs say they will not.

WATCH: A Simple Explanation of the Supreme Court's Possible Marriage Decisions
March 05 2013 3:31 PM ET

WATCH: A Simple Explanation of Supreme Court's Possible Marriage Decisions

Daniel Villarreal

'For and Against' commentator Jim Morrison explains the roads ahead for marriage equality in the Supreme Court.

Another Bill Reintroduced To Protect Antigay Service Members
March 05 2013 2:24 PM ET

Another Bill Reintroduced To Protect Antigay Service Members

Michelle Garcia

The bill would also prevent same-sex couples from marrying on military bases and other facilities.

Tebow Heading to Liberty U For Men's Workshop
March 05 2013 1:26 PM ET

Tebow Heading to Liberty U For Men's Workshop

Michelle Garcia

Tebow heads to the antigay Liberty University for a talk on men's issues.

March 05 2013 7:14 AM ET

No Gay Wedding Boom in Maine

Lesbian Judge Pamela Chen Appointed to Federal Bench
March 05 2013 7:06 AM ET

Lesbian Judge Pamela Chen Appointed to Federal Bench

Michelle Garcia

Judge Pamela Chen was approved by a voice vote for a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Outsports Acquired By Mainstream Sports News Company SB Nation
March 05 2013 6:12 AM ET

Outsports Acquired By Mainstream Sports News Company

Michelle Garcia

A new look and partnership for Outsports.

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