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.

The daughter of Ronald and Nancy Reagan says that the former president would support marriage equality if he were alive today.

April 04 2013 3:53 PM

A guiding judicial ruling in the LGBT rights movement is indirectly being challenged with the sordid case of a 47-year-old man and teenage girl.

April 04 2013 11:56 AM

Both loved and loathed by LGBT activists, Bill Clinton will be honored in Los Angeles by the media watchdog group.

April 03 2013 4:17 PM

President Putin believes Russian children are better off in orphanages than homes with same-sex parents.

3:07 PM

During a recent radio interview, Fred Luter claimed Kim Jong-un’s threats to attack America were the result of debates on marriage equality and gays in the Boy Scouts.

March 31 2013 12:46 PM