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.

The U.S. Attorney General called the issue a matter of "funadmental fairness."

May 02 2016 12:02 PM

The Republican candidate said it's 'common sense' to pass legislation that forbids trans people from using bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity.

May 01 2016 1:44 PM

The president had the last laugh at the annual event from the White House Correspondents' Association.

May 01 2016 12:47 PM

The Republican presidential candidate was pressed into discussing LGBT rights at a San Francisco town hall.

April 30 2016 3:10 PM

Filmmakers, writers, producers, and actors such as Jane Fonda, Viola Davis, and more speak out against anti-LGBT legislation.

April 29 2016 7:47 PM
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