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.

When Carson deflected and didn't answer their question, this out and proud person told him: "I think you are full of shit."

January 05 2016 8:18 AM

Biskupski laid out an ambitious agenda for the city and shared an embrace with fiancée Betty Iverson.

January 04 2016 10:47 PM

There's a donnybrook in Ireland over a campaign ad that paints leaders of the opposition as a gay couple, as if there could be anything worse.

January 04 2016 9:54 PM

With tactics that included wearing campy costumes and setting fires, the Minnesota activist and journalist 'was the queen of guerrilla theater,' a friend said. 

January 04 2016 3:37 PM
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