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.

The Equality March for Unity and Pride scheduled for June 11 will pass by the White House, the D.C. Capital Pride event, and finish at the National Mall.

May 28 2017 7:37 PM

After a string of diplomatic flubs in Europe, the Trump administration added a snub for equality.

May 27 2017 8:31 PM

"My definition of Love is God. Once you're filled with Love then you can show Love to others. And what you give to others, you get back a hundred times."

May 27 2017 11:05 AM

Republican Greg Gianforte won Thursday's special election in Montana, one day after being charged with assualting a reporter.

May 26 2017 2:32 PM

Clinton joked about her feelings after losing the 2016 election during a commencement speech at her alma mater, Wellesley College.

May 26 2017 1:43 PM

Rep. Barbara Lee called DeVos's statements "appalling and sad."

May 25 2017 6:32 PM
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