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.

This means Attorney General Kamala Harris won't have to let the measure's sponsor try to gather signatures to put it before voters.

June 23 2015 6:41 PM

Critics are attacking the controversial CNN anchorman for showing a word on TV most of us won't even say out loud and The Advocate shows here only in context.

June 23 2015 5:13 PM

The Republican presidential hopefuls are in good company, adding their names to a pledge to protect 'traditional marriage' endorsed by the Duggar family and leaders of certified antigay hate groups.

June 23 2015 1:36 PM

'If we're not going to follow our Constitution, maybe we should loan it to some developing country,' suggested the presidential hopeful.

June 22 2015 1:56 PM

Over a century of decisions paved the way for a ruling that would legalize marriage nationwide.

June 22 2015 8:00 AM

Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority Conference in Washington, D.C. concluded on Friday, and it was as bad as you'd expect.

June 22 2015 1:00 AM

The National Organization for Marriage once again wants candidates to swear opposition to equal marriage rights, while another right-wing group has abandoned its pledge.

June 19 2015 8:04 PM
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