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 Pew Research Center asked Americans about bathroom access and refusing wedding services.

September 28 2016 3:32 PM

Randy Rainbow's videos are the only thing keeping many of us from immediately moving to Montreal. We caught up with the gay internet's newest star and premiere his latest Trump takedown.

September 28 2016 1:42 PM

It's yet another blow to the Tar Heel State.

September 28 2016 1:24 PM

Several anchors and commentators have accused Hillary Clinton of actually preparing too much for Monday's presidential debate.

September 27 2016 7:18 PM

The New York Times estimates he "stretched" the truth once every 5.29 minutes.

September 27 2016 1:21 PM

If it seemed like Donald Trump was talking forever, it's because he was. 

September 27 2016 1:15 PM