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.

They're with her, and they're getting down on one knee to say it.

November 08 2016 9:54 AM

Republicans have had an unthinkable night, with it becoming a real possibility the party will retain control of the Senate and House, while also winning the presidency.

November 08 2016 9:43 AM Updated

The real evaluation of Trump's candidacy will come on Election Day.

November 08 2016 5:24 AM

President Obama has made big leaps in LGBT rights without ever signing a new law.

November 08 2016 5:03 AM

Hindu priests spent hours praying for a divine intervention to get Donald Trump a presidential win.

November 07 2016 9:32 PM
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