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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.

In a speech denouncing LGBT people, the conservative firebrand urged supporters to 'drive them out of our city.'

August 17 2015 9:45 AM

Will Caitlyn Jenner identify less with the Republican party the more she learns about their transgender policies?

August 17 2015 4:00 AM

Donald Trump says employers shouldn't be able to say 'You're fired!' just because a worker is gay, but it's unclear if he's done much homework on the subject.

August 16 2015 7:51 PM

A bill making it easier to change gender markers would solve a serious problem for trans people, but the governor thinks it's a laughing matter.

August 13 2015 4:17 PM

Mississippi is the last state with such a ban.

August 12 2015 10:30 PM

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, no supporter of LGBT rights, is facing a challenge from his predecessor, longtime ally Russ Feingold.

August 12 2015 9:54 PM
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