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.

Chaos was the result when joyous protesters clashed with angry Trump supporters. 

March 11 2016 10:04 PM

Jenner is definitely not 'with her.'

March 11 2016 8:29 PM

If the proposal passes the Republican-controlled House, Missouri voters will be asked to amend the state constitution to allow businesses and individuals to refuse service to same-sex couples. 

March 11 2016 8:20 PM

Before she was snared in her own controversy, Hillary Clinton weighed in on the Republican front-runner's.

March 11 2016 7:42 PM

The Democratic front-runner commends Nancy Reagan for starting a 'national conversation' about HIV and AIDS, but the president of the Human Rights Campaign takes issue. 

March 11 2016 4:04 PM

Shonda Rhimes, Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo, and Viola Davis released an ad endorsing the Democratic presidential candidate.

March 11 2016 3:40 PM

The entire GOP primary might be about beliefs no one is willing to talk about.

March 11 2016 3:31 PM