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.

Only a few dozen Nazi supporters appeared at the rally in Newnan, but they were greeted by hundreds of counter-protesters.

April 21 2018 8:04 PM

The war of words between Sims and homophobe Daryl Metcalfe escalates.

April 21 2018 3:52 PM

Citing evidence of tampering, the Democratic National Committee has sued Trump's campaign and the Russian government, alleging interference during the 2016 election.

April 20 2018 6:08 PM

The president says the FBI raid on his attorney's home and office means a lawsuit brought against him by an adult film actress should be postponed.

April 20 2018 2:55 PM

James Comey discusses an "orchestrated campaign" against him and his lack of trust in Donald Trump in an interview with Rachel Maddow.

April 20 2018 12:14 AM

The former Republican congressman wants his corruption charges thrown out.

April 19 2018 6:48 PM

The Quinnipiac University poll found that 44 percent of Texans favor Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke for Ted Cruz's Senate seat.

April 19 2018 6:18 PM