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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.

Authorities say Ward died by suicide, but a family member says it could have been murder.

January 27 2022 12:45 PM

As his second year begins, Biden will need to do a better job of touting his successes, and cutting ties with his old stomping ground, the Senate.

January 25 2022 9:07 PM

The Chambersburg Borough Council had a Democratic majority when it adopted the inclusive nondiscrimination law, and now a Republican majority has repealed it.

January 25 2022 2:39 PM

The author and educator explained the impact of the potential bill from his personal experiences.

January 25 2022 11:46 AM

New members of HRC's Business Coalition for the Equality Act include Edward Jones, REI, Honeywell, McDonald's, Harley-Davidson, and more.

January 25 2022 9:00 AM

A new podcast, Ring the Alarm, explores the secret network of safe houses keeping LGBTQ+ people in Jamaica safe. 

January 21 2022 9:30 AM

The proposed legislation would make it illegal for prisons to house inmates according to their gender identity.

January 20 2022 3:44 PM