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.

House Bill 2 rescinds all local LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination policies throughout the state.

March 23 2016 4:09 PM Updated

The state could take a major hit if Disney — which owns Marvel Comics — refuses to film in the Peach State.

March 23 2016 3:25 PM

The former Governor of Florida endorses Ted Cruz for president and calls Donald Trump "divisive." 

March 23 2016 3:20 PM

A new law allows faith-based student groups to require all members to strictly adhere to religious tenets, even if doing so violates the school's nondiscrimination policies. 

March 23 2016 2:50 PM

The former secretary of state wins Tuesday's biggest contest, while the Vermont senator tops the Utah and Idaho caucuses.

9:39 PM Updated

Donald Trump has been declared the winner of Arizona's winner-take-all Republican primary, while Ted Cruz takes the Utah caucus.

9:28 PM Updated

A supporter of Donald Trump wants to hear from like-minded folks who feel they've been victimized by supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

6:56 PM
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