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 former governor of New York was the most moderate of the primary candidates.

December 30 2015 4:25 PM

A battle over the votes of social conservatives in Iowa again has Ted Cruz being called weak on marriage equality opposition.

December 30 2015 3:50 PM

'It was excruciating to always have your guard up,' Takei says in an interview with The Michelangelo Signorile Show.

December 28 2015 6:04 PM

A year that will go down in history for us.

December 28 2015 2:46 PM

GOP state senator Jim Tomes is pushing a bill that would lob prison time at transgender men and women who use the restroom of their choice.

December 25 2015 7:44 PM

With the first primaries weeks away, a new commercial accuses Ted Cruz of being soft on same-sex marriage.

December 25 2015 3:09 PM

Like other such proposals, it would let businesses or individuals get away with turning away LGBT people by citing religious objections.

December 23 2015 8:23 PM
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