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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 word 'bisexual,' from President Obama's lips to America's ears.

11:00 AM

Alabama representative Patricia Todd wants to remind her colleagues who oppose marriage equality on religious grounds that those in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.

January 28 2015 3:20 PM

The prospects for passage of an LGBT-inclusive antidiscrimination law don't look good, but there has been more testimony for it than against.

January 28 2015 2:11 PM

Iowa state senator Matt McCoy compiled a ton of hate mail (and a few nice letters), so we can truly remember an Iowa on the brink of marriage equality.

January 28 2015 8:00 AM

Obama made a game-changing argument in his recent speech: that protecting the LGBT community furthers national security, says the deputy director of HRC Global.

January 28 2015 4:00 AM

The Oregon men hope to derail Bush's presidential ambitions, at least.

January 27 2015 2:39 PM

Same-sex couples should think twice about ordering cakes from bakeries that don't want to serve them, says the potential presidential candidate.

January 26 2015 4:06 PM
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