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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.

Sampson McCormick laments the clumsy and infuriating ways race is casually discussed in this year's election.

May 09 2016 5:56 AM

Despite what Chris Christie thinks, securing pay equity for women isn't unfriendly to business — but it is hostile to women, says Beth Shipp, the executive director of LPAC, the lesbian super PAC. 

May 09 2016 5:39 AM

With a Monday deadline looming and federal funds on the line, Gov. McCrory said he needs more time to consider how he addresses his state's anti-LGBT legislation.

May 08 2016 3:51 PM

The NYC mayor will not be endorsing the fast-food chain, due to the owner's past anti-LGBT remarks.

May 08 2016 2:17 PM

Moore could lose his job over his efforts to block marriage equality in the state.

May 06 2016 11:09 PM

"Know that you have my support," the presidential candidate tells New Yorker Pearl Love, who recorded video of the hostility she faced.

May 06 2016 5:32 PM

“I would like to honor their concerns the only way I know how. By expressing them,” said the MSNBC host.

May 06 2016 1:47 PM
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