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.

Vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine laid flowers at a memorial surrounding the Orlando, Fla. club, alongside former Rep. Gabby Giffords as well as her husband astronaut Mark Kelly and Sen. Bill Nelson.

10 min 32 sec ago

No TV? No problem. 

6:28 PM

Will Trump make sexist comments during tonight's debate? History shows he's not above it.

6:16 PM

The whistleblower's lawyer claims Manning is being punished for trying to take her life. 

September 25 2016 7:11 PM

After refusing to endorse Trump, Ted Cruz reverses his position. 

September 24 2016 5:17 PM

The Republican presidential nominee has added his former rival as an advisor to his campaign.

September 24 2016 4:22 PM
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