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 Democratic presidential candidates once again showed they have a few differences with each other, but many with the Republican field.

November 15 2015 12:59 AM

In South Carolina, the Republican presidential candidate stirs up the conservative base.

November 14 2015 7:16 PM

The Texas Republican Party should 'send a loud and clear message to the radical left' by moving its convention from Dallas, says a leader of the campaign to repeal Houston's nondiscrimination law.

November 13 2015 5:05 PM

The codirectors of Basic Rights Oregon believe their post-marriage agenda could be a template for other groups.

November 13 2015 5:30 AM

The president's chief adviser discussed his record as an ally during the OUT100 in New York City on Wednesday.

November 12 2015 6:40 PM

The group of transphobic activists who defeated the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance have turned their attention to recently affirmed LGBT protections in Dallas. 

November 12 2015 5:55 PM

The Oscar-winning actress got political in a recent sit-down with Vogue.

November 12 2015 3:50 PM
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