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.

The candidate told an Ohio newspaper she's taking her chances.

April 22 2019 9:53 AM

The Democratic presidential hopeful also arm-wrestled and admitted she misses Al Franken.

April 20 2019 8:29 PM

The severity of Donald Trump's misconduct, as detailed in Robert Mueller's report, justifies the move, Warren says.

April 19 2019 6:15 PM

The gay mayor had the support of 17 percent of respondents, narrowly trailing Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders.

April 19 2019 3:26 PM

Richard Grenell has likened the gay mayor's criticism of Pence to the attack allegedly staged by actor Jussie Smollett.

April 19 2019 1:57 PM

Obama-era rule sought system-wide data to improve care for queer kids. But Trump officials say practice would be intrusive for children and burdensome for agencies.

April 19 2019 9:09 AM