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.

Rachel Maddow says Donald Trump's interest in poll watching is a nightmare for the Republican Party.

October 25 2016 4:34 PM

Never has "The Sound of Music" been so relevant. 

October 25 2016 12:51 PM

A man may lose his apartment to the relatives of his partner because of an issue with a legally invalid will.

October 25 2016 11:45 AM

A Nevada voter named Barbara told CBS News she supports Donald Trump for president because she's against "the homosexuals."

October 24 2016 5:12 PM

A gay former employee of Trump's golf club in New Jersey claims he experienced extereme antigay harassment from his coworkers. 

October 24 2016 4:32 PM

Under a Donald Trump presidency, marriages like theirs could be invalidated.

October 24 2016 1:07 PM