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.

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

After issuing a brief statement within two hours of the time she 'misspoke,' Clinton penned a lengthy blog post on Medium tonight. 

March 12 2016 10:27 PM

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders picked up two delegates from the U.S. territory, while four superdelegates from the islands remain uncommitted.

March 12 2016 3:16 PM

The District of Columbia and U.S. territory of Guam bold held Republican nominating contests today, while Wyoming Republicans held their preliminary caucus.

March 12 2016 2:35 PM Updated
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