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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 bill got final approval from state legislators today, putting the focus on Gov. Asa Hutchinson, who has previously promised to sign the legislation.

March 31 2015 5:54 PM

The Grammy Award–winners call the state's new 'religious freedom' law an 'odious measure.'

March 31 2015 3:46 PM

Except for Chris Christie and Rand Paul, who haven't yet commented directly on Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

March 31 2015 3:30 PM

Governors Malloy, Inslee, and Cuomo will not tolerate discrimination.

March 31 2015 3:09 PM

At a press conference this morning, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said he would welcome legislation to 'clarify' the intent of his state's new Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

March 31 2015 12:12 PM

A few nationally known companies have been vocal, but not every Indiana-based business has spoken out publicly about the state's new law.

March 31 2015 3:11 AM Updated
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