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.

After being suspended for fighting marriage equality, former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is digging in his heels.

October 19 2016 2:01 PM

Apparently, all that stands in the way of the former baseball pitcher and ESPN analyst challenging Sen. Elizabeth Warren in 2018... is his wife. 

October 19 2016 1:43 PM

It's almost too cute. 

October 19 2016 1:05 PM

We have to do everything we can to scrub clean the stain this megalomaniac has left on our country.

October 19 2016 5:02 AM

Hillary Clinton may have considered a gay or lesbian running mate, if the hacked email is credible.

October 18 2016 6:14 PM

In an unprecedented move, the Republican nominee says he will meet with the Russian president before the inauguration if he is elected. 

October 18 2016 3:51 PM