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.

Gorsuch is “not a neutral legal mind but someone with a deep-seated conservative ideology,” says Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer.

March 23 2017 3:02 PM Updated

Former Republican chariman Steven Curtis was charged with voter fraud and forgery last month for allegedly signing his wife's ballot and signature.  

March 23 2017 12:58 PM

Under "Article 175," gay men were criminalized in post-World War II West Germany.

March 23 2017 12:47 PM

Perry claims that Bobby Brooks stole the election from another student, Robert McIntosh, who was disqualified after accusations of voter intimidation.

March 23 2017 9:31 AM

Some continue to try to paint the president as being on our side. Then how is his team worse than anything we've ever seen before?

March 23 2017 5:07 AM