In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.

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April 25 2019 4:00 PM

A group of students quietly but pointedly objected to the former attorney general's appearance at Amherst College.

April 25 2019 3:39 PM

We examine Biden's complicated history on this and other issues as he announces his presidential run.

April 25 2019 10:15 AM Updated

Florida budgeted for a Parkland memorial the year the shooting happened, but Pulse survivors are still fighting for the money three years later.

April 25 2019 8:46 AM

The move comes as Tennessee business leaders woo the tech giant to open a headquarters in Nashville.

April 25 2019 8:25 AM

Graham says Pete Buttigieg, a self-proclaimed Christian, needs to repent for being gay.

April 24 2019 6:05 PM