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 Republican candidate often casts himself as the standard — even when it comes to who looks presidential.

September 07 2016 7:58 PM

Listen up, child.

September 07 2016 7:15 AM

Doomsayers and the things that definitely happened because of LGBTs.

September 07 2016 1:03 AM

Maybe Trump saw Bondi on Fox News that morning and made a $25,000 donation, or maybe he admired her opposition to LGBT equality. It's anyone's guess.

September 06 2016 7:39 PM Updated

Even though she opposed equal pay and abortion rights, thought men had the right to rape their wives, and believed "virtuous women" were immune from sexual harassment.

September 06 2016 5:18 PM Updated

The founder of the Eagle Forum spent a lifetime fighting equality for LGBT people.

September 05 2016 10:54 PM Updated

An investigation by a New York newspaper undermined one of his core arguments.

September 04 2016 9:07 PM
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