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.

And he's a birther and a climate change denier, yet he's nominated to be the Department of Agriculture's top scientist.

2 hours 5 min ago

Days after he was fired as the president's chief strategist, Steve Bannon returns to his troubled alt-right website and oversees an indictment of the national security adviser.

2 hours 36 min ago

Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Beals, and Holly Marie Combs, are political, mad, and tweeting like crazy! 

9:49 AM

The president of Liberty University was sent out to defend President Trump but ended up defending himself.

August 20 2017 12:41 PM

The president was on Twitter on Saturday to respond to the thousands of counter-protesters who showed up at a conservative "free speech" rally held on Boston Common. The number of counter-protesters dwarfed the protesters.

August 20 2017 1:06 AM

The White House said Trump and the first lady have backed out of attending the annual Washington event.

August 19 2017 1:38 PM

When the entire council on arts resigned in protest, it hid another message in the text.

August 19 2017 1:17 PM