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.

Trystan Cotten is taking advocacy to new lengths.

6:01 AM

The U.S. congressman and civil rights hero got people talking about important issues at San Diego Comic-Con.

July 23 2017 5:08 PM

The new White House communicatons director deleted tweets that would be a "distraction."

July 23 2017 2:57 PM

Transgender people and their families rallied outside the Capitol to enlighten their representatives.

July 22 2017 1:57 PM

Senate Bill 3 moved ahead even after predictions of massive losses if the law ultimately passes.

July 22 2017 12:29 PM

David Narramore, a Republican party official in Kentucky, is accused of exposing himself in a men's restroom and then resisting arrest.

July 21 2017 5:01 PM

The amended suit by the ACLU and Lambda Legal says HB 142 doesn't fix the problems caused by the infamous anti-LGBT HB 2.

July 21 2017 3:45 PM
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