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.

Clinton has won all five states that held Democratic primaries Tuesday.

March 15 2016 8:01 PM Updated

The bill, which creates special protections for faith-based objections to marriage equality, now goes on to the House for consideration. 

March 15 2016 4:58 PM

After calling Hillary Clinton a "liar," Caitlyn Jenner posts a photo of herself with the candidate on Instagram. 

March 15 2016 4:49 PM

Another day, another Ted Cruz endorsement from someone who thinks LGBT people aren’t real. This time, it’s "ex-gay" activist Linda Harvey. 

March 15 2016 3:57 PM

Donald Trump apparently wasn't aware that a video that purported to claim a protester was part of ISIS was in fact a hoax, and Stephen Colbert won't let him forget it.

March 15 2016 10:44 AM

Either Donald Trump will win, or no one will win the Republican primary outright.

March 15 2016 8:03 AM

Equality PAC, formed by leaders of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, endorses Clinton for president.

March 14 2016 9:56 PM