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 Republican nominee for president has called the out CNN journalist "biased," but decided he was the best person to interview his wife about the 2005 tape that put his campaign into a tailspin.

October 17 2016 8:55 PM

A molotov cocktail sent the campaign office into flames and both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton condemned the crime.

October 17 2016 7:59 PM

Donald Trump knows he's losing, so that's why he's claiming media bias and voter fraud, says Hillary Clinton's campaign manager, Robby Mook.

October 17 2016 4:19 PM

Wearing a "Make America Great Again" cap and a "Gays for Trump" shirt, he attempted to eject the objector from a campaign event.

October 17 2016 11:45 AM

The gay tech billionaire is standing by the Republican presidential candidate to the bitter end.

October 16 2016 3:43 PM Updated