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.

The sexual harassment allegations against California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia are stacking up. 

February 20 2018 6:42 PM

Some Trump supporters are suggesting something nefarious is afoot because student David Hogg is the son of an FBI agent.  

February 20 2018 5:36 PM

Young voices protested political inaction.

February 20 2018 5:25 PM

The Advocate's executive editor, Neal Broverman, sits down with Jessie and Tracy to talk about the Rob Porter scandal and women in the White House.

February 20 2018 6:03 AM

Former GOP activist Jimmy LaSalvia was ecstatic when his Kentucky city enacted LGBT protections. Now he wants movement on a federal law.

February 20 2018 5:52 AM

The out journalist sees huge significance in Friday's indictment of over a dozen Russians, accused of working to wrest the presidency from Clinton and hand it to Trump.

February 17 2018 7:24 PM