Politics

In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.
California: Conversion Therapy Ban Passes, Heads to Gov. Brown

California: Conversion Therapy Ban Passes, Heads to Gov. Brown

California lawmakers officially passed a bill to ban sexual orientation conversion therapy on minors, with Gov. Jerry Brown expected to sign the legislation.

Family Equality Council Asks Politicians to Value All Families

When Family Values Mean Valuing All Families

The national advocacy group released a report Wednesday detailing ways that politicians and platforms can support LGBT families and the children within them.

Fight Back Colorado Launches Texts From Amy

Colorado Super PAC Imagines Texts Between Anti-Equality Reps.

A Colorado super PAC's latest campaign imagines the text message chain between Colorado Republicans who conspired to kill civil unions legislation this spring.

Barbara Walters to Help Celebrate Anniversary of DADTs Death

Barbara Walters to Help Celebrate Anniversary of DADT's Death

Close to the one-year anniversary of the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," journalist Barbara Walters will emcee an event honoring LGBT troops as well as repeal advocate Admiral Mike Mullen, forme

WATCH Rick Santorums Speech at RNC

WATCH: Rick Santorum's RNC Speech

The failed presidential candidate makes a veiled reference against marriage equality, instead choosing to attack abortion rights.

Hurricane Isaac Threatens to Rain on GOP Parade

Isaac Already Stealing Romney's Thunder, Could Storm Cancel Convention?

With Tropical Storm Isaac picking up speed and heading for the Gulf Coast, the Republican Party has a big decision to make: carry on with its convention or scrap it altogether.

Chick fil A Means Free Speech to Paul Ryan

To Paul Ryan, Chick-fil-A Means Free Speech

The Republican vice-presidential pick made the statement during a TV interview in Virginia.

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