Politicians

Delegate Eric Porterfield said if he had gay kids he'd see if they "could swim." He tells The Advocate it was a reference to Maverick.

March 21 2019 3:06 PM

Fifth-grader Ella Briggs, who was bullied at her old school, ran on a pro-LGBTQ rights platform. 

March 20 2019 9:14 PM

Leo Varadkar brought his partner to the home of the notoriously anti-LGBTQ vice president — and he gave a speech praising diversity.

March 14 2019 2:38 PM

Mayor Pete is a longshot, and not because's he's gay.

March 13 2019 11:16 AM

Jane Chastain faults the Girl Scouts for celebrating International Women's Day and famous alumni like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

March 07 2019 3:05 PM

Complementing Mike Pence was a symbolic gaffe for the former vice president, writes Amanda Kerri.

March 07 2019 5:31 AM

The Westboro Baptist Church went after Roem, so she put out a call to raise money for her reelection campaign because, 'They'll hate that.'

March 06 2019 11:59 AM
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