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 presidential hopeful's campaign stressed how greed from pharmaceutical companies is one of the factors contributing to the health crisis.

March 14 2016 5:43 PM

Anti-LGBT lawmakers in Oklahoma introduced a record number of hateful bills this year, but equality advocates have quashed every single one of them. 

March 14 2016 3:46 PM

"Hillary Clinton" morphs into the Vermont senator in a Saturday Night Live spoof. 

March 14 2016 3:20 PM

Both Democratic hopefuls made impassioned pitches in their last formal match-up before ‘Mega Tuesday.’

March 13 2016 8:29 PM Updated

President Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy ‘refused to allow’ a discussion about the AIDS epidemic to take place, Bernie Sanders told CNN.

March 13 2016 2:46 PM

As rallies hosted by the Republican front-runner become increasingly violent, the out MSNBC anchor highlights the ominous historical parallels emerging in Donald Trump’s campaign.

March 13 2016 1:35 PM
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