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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.

Issuing an executive order banning LGBT workplace discrimination was a critical step. Enforcing it will make history.

September 02 2014 5:00 AM

The Democratic governor of Hawaii offered reporters a theory on why he lost reelection.

August 30 2014 1:50 PM

Geidner wins praise especially for his coverage of the marriage equality movement.

August 25 2014 4:46 PM

A popular Australian comedian and TV host has offered to fly Westboro members to Iraq so they can protest persecution of Christians.

August 22 2014 7:32 PM

As members of Congress head back to their districts for summer recess, remind them why we need an ENDA with a fair religious exemption.

August 22 2014 9:00 AM

The antigay minister has submitted enough valid petition signatures to get him on the ballot as an independent.

August 21 2014 7:10 PM