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 Democratic candidate for president surprised Pride-goers by marching in the parade.

10:03 PM

Pride gave another reason to reiterate the "Stronger Together" slogan.

3:54 PM

Can the momentum built by the House sit-in travel outside of Washington?

11:18 AM

Organizers from Black Lives Matter said the added police presence in response to Orlando made it dangerous for people of color to attend San Francisco Pride.

10:57 AM

Out Wisconsin senator Baldwin (right) and Washington congresswoman DelBene make the case for an official day in our honor.

5:30 AM

The extremely antigay figure assures evangelicals that Trump has accepted Jesus as savior.

June 25 2016 2:33 PM Updated

The president's legacy will include designating the first LGBT monument.

June 25 2016 6:00 AM
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