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.

This trans woman in a red state understands the anger of Trump supporters and says it's anything but black and white.

November 07 2016 5:50 AM

An LGBT cannabis proponent says Californians — and voters in Nevada, Arizona, and Maine — need to embrace the future.

November 07 2016 5:11 AM

The forecasting phenom is blasting critics of his website's model for analyzing polls.

November 06 2016 3:33 PM

The cold open on Saturday Night Live mocked the media for focusing on Clinton's emails.

November 06 2016 2:51 PM

Chelsea Clinton addressed LGBT voters in North Carolina Saturday.

November 05 2016 7:45 PM

Selena the drag queen is taking an unconvential approach to convince people to go out and vote. 

November 05 2016 7:01 PM

Cecil Brockman was inspired to come out after hearing a drunk man make a homophobic comment about his colleague. 

November 05 2016 2:23 PM
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