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.

Davis, who went to jail in her fight against marriage equality, isn't going away.

November 07 2017 5:21 PM

Her company dismissed her for posting a photo of her giving Trump the bird.

November 07 2017 4:18 PM

Flanagan was a former Vermont state auditor and state senator.

November 07 2017 2:35 PM

SNL and the L.A. Times seem fixated on the press secretary's weight. What's more relevant is her ability to spew outrageous lies with a straight face.

November 07 2017 6:09 AM

Watch the dramatic disruption, which called for Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio to do something to address gun violence.

November 06 2017 7:42 PM

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton continue to be held to standards that (straight, white, male) Republicans are not. 

November 06 2017 4:22 PM
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