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.

Leading members of the party won't say whether they'll attend the Republican National Convention, but white supremacists will be there.

June 28 2016 8:32 PM

Politicians were booed — and mooned — as frustration grows in the increasingly pricey city.

June 28 2016 7:46 PM

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee is trusted far more than her Republican opponent, according to a new poll.

June 28 2016 5:17 PM

The former presidential candidate, who is still settling up his campaign debts, had to pay it off in two installments.

June 28 2016 9:43 AM

The 25-year-old black trans man's story of discrimination, bias-motivated violence, and incarceration has caught the eye of Laverne Cox and the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 

June 28 2016 5:43 AM
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