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.

As rallies hosted by the Republican front-runner become increasingly violent, the out MSNBC anchor highlights the ominous historical parallels emerging in Donald Trump’s campaign.

March 13 2016 1:35 PM

After issuing a brief statement within two hours of the time she 'misspoke,' Clinton penned a lengthy blog post on Medium tonight. 

March 12 2016 10:27 PM

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders picked up two delegates from the U.S. territory, while four superdelegates from the islands remain uncommitted.

March 12 2016 3:16 PM

The District of Columbia and U.S. territory of Guam bold held Republican nominating contests today, while Wyoming Republicans held their preliminary caucus.

March 12 2016 2:35 PM Updated

Chaos was the result when joyous protesters clashed with angry Trump supporters. 

March 11 2016 10:04 PM

Jenner is definitely not 'with her.'

March 11 2016 8:29 PM

If the proposal passes the Republican-controlled House, Missouri voters will be asked to amend the state constitution to allow businesses and individuals to refuse service to same-sex couples. 

March 11 2016 8:20 PM
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