Politics

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.

Trump has convinced many Republicans that the Fourth Estate is working against them.

August 15 2018 2:05 PM

Hallquist is the first transgender person to win a major party's gubernatorial nomination anwhere in the U.S.

August 14 2018 10:32 PM

The law currently applies to employers with 15 or more workers, but the vetoed bill would have extended its coverage to all employers.

August 14 2018 8:26 PM

Donald Trump called former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman a "dog" and a "lowlife," and the racism and misogyny did not go unnoticed. 

August 14 2018 6:06 PM

A new memo urges those enforcing antidiscrimination orders to take a contractor's religious beliefs into account.

August 14 2018 2:58 PM

The head of One Colorado is begging his state's senators to challenge this ideologue.

August 14 2018 5:04 AM

Chandler came out to her future-wife on their third date — they've now been together for 23 years.

August 13 2018 4:58 PM
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