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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.

One of Bill Clinton's friends shockingly alleges that the former president privately acknowledged his wife was uncomfortable with the idea of gay rights.

September 22 2015 9:46 AM

Ted Cruz received a warm welcome to The Late Show With Stephen Colbert until he started talking about his position on marriage equality.

September 22 2015 8:30 AM

Walker's campaign started out looking moderate, moved to the right, then folded.

September 21 2015 5:24 PM

'For a party that's so antigay, they sure pull a lot of stuff at of their ass,' Maher said.

September 20 2015 6:22 PM

'Homosexuality is not a job qualification,' Huckabee said in a statement. Now, two of the largest equality advocacy groups are denouncing him, and demanding an apology.

September 20 2015 2:54 PM Updated

A bill to abolish marriage licenses in the Heart of Dixie failed to pass the House of Representatives this week.

September 18 2015 6:35 PM

Eric Fanning, if confirmed, will be the first openly gay secretary of any branch of the military.

September 18 2015 4:31 PM Updated
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