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 Barney Frank 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 antigay group says it will let voters know Portman wants to 'redefine marriage' because of his gay son.

November 12 2014 6:40 PM

Jonathan Blake was one of the members of the group Lesbians and Gays Support Miners, and its story inspired the wonderful movie Pride by Matthew Warchus.

November 12 2014 8:04 AM

LGBT voters of all races, genders, and economic levels are meeting more roadblocks to vote than anyone would have imagined in 2014.

November 12 2014 5:00 AM

Of course, we're more than a bit skeptical. But that's what he tells talk-show host David Pakman.

November 11 2014 8:27 PM

Sen. Donna Campbell is trying to legalize discrimination against LGBT people for the second time.

November 11 2014 3:32 PM

Three years ago, he was booed at a Republican debate. Now he has a new book about the experience.

November 11 2014 5:00 AM

Provisional and absentee ballots cast for California's 52nd district put Rep. Scott Peters over the top to keep his seat.

November 08 2014 12:49 PM