Politics

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 new president says the solution to what divides us is “a total allegiance to the United States of America.”

January 20 2017 12:32 PM

A united front.

January 20 2017 11:55 AM

You can watch Donald Trump take the oath of office (scroll down), or you can watch one of his biggest critics do her thing. 

January 20 2017 11:31 AM

Will it truly be an inclusive gathering?

January 20 2017 5:46 AM

We have many battles ahead, but we have great people on our side.

January 20 2017 5:22 AM

Our favorite moment from Thursday's pre-inauguration luncheon: when the president-elect decided he'd escorted future First Lady Melania far enough, pointed at a chair and told her to go sit in it.

January 20 2017 12:19 AM
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