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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 cost of homophobia and transphobia is simply colossal,' says out actor Zachary Quinto in the a new video for the U.N.'s Free & Equal campaign. 

 

December 10 2015 3:03 PM

Ted Cruz locked up the endorsement of Bob Vander Plaats, a prominent Christian conservative who is influential with Iowa's evangelical voting bloc.

December 10 2015 12:46 PM Updated

Amid public opposition, the city enacts the ban, which applies to state-licensed therapists operating within the city limits.

December 09 2015 11:48 PM

White House spokesman Josh Earnest denied that the Obama administration has a quota system for admitting Syrian refugees. 

December 09 2015 8:43 PM

Candidate Bill King also say discrimination against any group isn't a big deal in Houston.

December 09 2015 3:57 PM

The MSNBC talk show host discusses the parallels of Donald Trump and other extreme right wingers throughout history.

December 09 2015 1:58 PM

Radio host Sandy Rios, mouthpiece for the American Family Association, supports Donald Trump's plan to ban Muslim immigration to the U.S.

December 09 2015 8:59 AM
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