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.

A gay man and transgender woman were nominees of the Democratic Party in U.S. Senate races.

November 08 2016 7:04 PM Updated

These voters may be living on the streets of Los Angeles but they are making their vote count. 

November 08 2016 4:21 PM

Police are investigating what happened to a Tennessee mother and Iraq War veteran.

November 08 2016 2:43 PM

The site has already been visited by so many, and now it will forever be a place to remember.

November 08 2016 12:48 PM

They're with her, and they're getting down on one knee to say it.

November 08 2016 9:54 AM
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