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 Barney Frank 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.

Research Medical Center says Robert Gorley was "disruptive and belligerent," but Gorley's daughter says that claim is "total and utter bullshit."

April 12 2013 4:06 PM

The reason the Republican Party isn't winning elections, according to Tony Perkins, is it just isn't antigay enough.

April 12 2013 8:00 AM

The antigay pundit claims that Republicans need to get more conservative, not become more inclusive, to stay politically relevant.

April 11 2013 3:14 PM

Same-sex couples and LGBT families will likely not be included in a sweeping immigration reform bill expected to be introduced by the Senate this week.

April 10 2013 5:41 PM

A group of labor and political activists are targeting New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn for not being favorable enough to issues on the left.

April 09 2013 4:10 PM