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.

"I will work my heart out as president to make life better for you and your family," Clinton pledges in a new campaign ad made for prime-time TV on Monday night.

November 07 2016 6:33 PM

From his hilariously edited videos to his satirical reimaginings of show tunes, Randy Rainbow has been a ray of light in a stormy election.

November 07 2016 6:27 PM

Read up on the queer candidates who ran for their political lives.

November 07 2016 5:55 PM Updated

The California congressman is a voice for LGBT rights and intersectionality of minority groups.

November 07 2016 3:43 PM

A Republican protesting against Trump at a rally in Nevada was mobbed by a crowd of Trump supporters Saturday.

November 07 2016 10:32 AM

This trans woman in a red state understands the anger of Trump supporters and says it's anything but black and white.

November 07 2016 5:50 AM

An LGBT cannabis proponent says Californians — and voters in Nevada, Arizona, and Maine — need to embrace the future.

November 07 2016 5:11 AM
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