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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.

Elizondo is the first member of the LGBTQ+ community to be selected for a post by President-elect Joe Biden but likely won't be the last.

November 25 2020 2:18 PM

Becca Balint will also be the first member of the LGBTQ+ community in the post.

November 24 2020 12:57 PM

Jones, one of two Black gay men elected to Congress this month, will be the freshman class's representative to House leadership.

November 19 2020 4:09 PM

In his A Promised Land memoir, the former president said he used to use antigay slurs, like the f word, without concern.

November 19 2020 1:22 PM

The bigoted New York septuagenarians team up for one last hurrah.

November 19 2020 12:39 PM

Incoming counsel Dana Remus also worked with conservative senator Mike Lee, as well as Biden and Barack Obama.

November 17 2020 10:53 PM
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