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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.

Activists applauded the filing, which appears to indicate the Justice Department already considers antigay discrimination to be illegal under existing federal law.

January 29 2016 4:20 PM

It turns out Chris Wallace was right about the New Jersey governor's previous comments. But what was Christie trying to say last night?

January 29 2016 2:51 PM

They also vied for who's most religious and toughest on illegal immigration.

January 29 2016 12:52 AM

Carly Fiorina gets personal toward Hillary Clinton, and Jim Gilmore participates in only his second debate.

January 28 2016 10:38 PM

Days before the Iowa caucus, the presidential candidate panders to his base.

January 28 2016 8:03 PM

A state education official was forced to resign because of posts about 'gays and poles,' 'unclean' Muslims, and lynchings.

January 28 2016 6:37 PM
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