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 Barney Frank 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.

The former governor turned Republican presidential candidate is outraged at the company's partnering with Dan Savage, which technically it didn't do. 

October 05 2015 4:58 PM

Equality Utah wants to bring a touch of San Francisco to Utah's capital.

October 05 2015 2:59 PM

Commissioners in Blount County, Tennessee will vote tonight to ask God to "not destroy our County as He did Sodom and Gomorrah."

October 05 2015 8:45 AM

Even before the government completes its policy review, the vice president says transgender members of the military are qualified to serve openly.

October 04 2015 11:04 PM

Even "Hillary Clinton" concedes she was a little slow to come around on marriage equality.

October 04 2015 8:57 PM

While secretary of State, Hillary Clinton sent an email that had some LGBT activists concerned.

October 04 2015 6:58 PM

Hillary Clinton told LGBT activists she is "just getting warmed up" in her fight for equal rights.

October 04 2015 5:55 PM

Carly Fiorina once said Obergefell v. Hodges is the "law of the land" but now denies it.

October 04 2015 4:41 PM

The ex-governor's daugher is referencing an old email of Clinton's regarding gender-neutral terms.

October 02 2015 6:42 PM

Former congressman Barney Frank, blunt as ever, sees positives  and potential negatives with the abrupt departure of Speaker of the House John Boehner.

October 02 2015 4:15 AM