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.

Kim Davis, who attempted to prevent gay couples from acquiring marriage licenses, is being asked to cover the legal fees of the people she discriminated against. 

November 04 2016 1:28 PM

The leaders of Equality Utah call for LGBT folks in their state — and everywhere — to support Hillary Clinton for president.

November 04 2016 7:14 AM

The Fox News anchor is the latest to come forward with such charges against the cable channel's ousted chairman.

November 03 2016 8:30 PM

Nearly a quarter of N.C. voters are black, and they could decide the election.

November 03 2016 7:02 PM

Would you trade your vote to a third-party candidate to stop Trump?

November 03 2016 6:56 PM

Campbell could become the sole openly LGBT female state representative in the Tar Heel state.

November 03 2016 5:01 PM

Kate Brown has already made history as the first LGBT female governor and the first bisexual, but now she's hoping to be elected to finish what she started. 

November 03 2016 3:51 PM
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