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.

Freedom to Work names members of Congress who might be interested in cosponsoring ENDA, including conservative Democrats, liberal Republicans, and a retiring representative who could go rogue.

July 10 2014 5:00 AM

The ACLU is one of a handful of organizations that say they will also drop support for the current version of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.

July 08 2014 4:23 PM Updated

Lesbian talk show host Stephanie Miller gets into it with former U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina on the Hobby Lobby decision.

July 07 2014 3:00 PM

Fallout from the Hobby Lobby ruling is happening fast.

July 03 2014 10:47 AM

Someone who was kicked out of the Navy for his extremist religious view can still win a Republican primary in some places.

July 03 2014 5:22 AM

As usual, Takei is right on. Plus: other places you may want to boycott.

July 02 2014 3:46 PM

Therese M. Stewart and James M. Humes are making history in California's judicial system.

July 01 2014 6:45 PM