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.

One trans woman to another: Your bid for the U.S. Senate is doomed to fail, even if you win.

1 hour 58 min ago

The new proclamation is full of anti-LGBT dog-whistles.

January 16 2018 2:35 PM

Christy Gilbert Holstege discovered some of her LGBT constituents had hang-ups about the "B."

January 16 2018 6:24 AM

The Fox News crowd needs to realize trans equality is actually part of its agenda.

January 16 2018 5:12 AM

The anti-LGBT Supreme Court justice was known for callously speaking his mind. 

January 15 2018 1:07 PM

The transgender whistleblower's political campaign has sparked strong reactions on both sides of the political spectrum.

January 14 2018 4:57 PM
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