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.

Pastor Mark Burns, a prominent supporter of the GOP nominee, claims he tweeted the picture to protest what he called Hillary Clinton's pandering to African Americans.

August 29 2016 11:55 PM

The Democratic presidential nominee’s comprehensive plan calls for treating mental health care in the same fashion as preventive and medical care — especially among at-risk communities (including ours). 

August 29 2016 5:29 PM

The Drudge Report is sometimes the pulse of the right-wing, and now it's drafting headlines based on the Hillary Clinton lesbian rumor.

August 29 2016 1:47 PM Updated

Fox News and Breitbart peddled animus, and now they've given us Donald Trump.

August 29 2016 1:05 PM

The third-generation businessman told CNBC's Squawk Box that Donald Trump is an ally to the LGBT community.

August 29 2016 11:59 AM

The gun violence prevention group is going after the National Rifle Association. 

August 28 2016 9:08 PM Updated

The former president paid a surprise visit to the memorial Wednesday afternoon. 

August 28 2016 7:38 PM
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