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.

His writings on racial, gender, and LGBT issues were out of bounds even for some Republicans.

July 19 2018 8:59 PM

The groups, including several LGBT organizations, outlined their opposition in a letter to the U.S. Senate.

July 19 2018 5:48 PM

Language opposing sex discrimination and anti-LGBT bias in health care has disappeared from a government website. 

July 19 2018 3:51 PM

Jackson Hole does what Wyoming still cannot.

July 19 2018 1:39 PM

The Trump administration eases standards on coal ash pollution. 

July 18 2018 4:56 PM

The former president is not pleased with men in power.

July 18 2018 3:30 PM

The Department of Health and Human Services burned at least $40 million to pay for the consequences of President Trump's border policy.

July 18 2018 2:49 PM