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.

The results of the Iowa caucus have made Thursday's last-minute debate into must-watch TV.

February 02 2016 12:36 PM

Two sophomores at Emerson College carried out a "brief demonstration of values and activism" to protest Cruz's "hypocritical stance on marriage."

February 02 2016 12:27 PM

Want to know if transphobic legislation has been introduced in your state? Read on. 

February 02 2016 5:29 AM

Hillary Clinton's campaign declared victory, but Bernie Sanders called the country's first contest for the 2016 Democratic nomination a 'virtual tie.'

February 02 2016 12:31 AM

The staunchly antigay Ted Cruz has won the Iowa Republican caucus.

February 01 2016 10:35 PM

With Martin O'Malley suspending his campaign, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are duking it out for Democratic delegates in the first nominating contest of the 2016 election, the Iowa caucus. 

February 01 2016 9:42 PM

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and others are appealing to prejudices.

February 01 2016 7:38 PM
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