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.

If you’re waiting for the first lady to blink twice for help, don’t hold your breath.

January 26 2017 5:28 AM

LGBT labor organization Pride at Work applauds withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership but puts Trump on notice about future trade deals.

January 25 2017 9:10 PM

This YouTube star lampoons the highly unqualified nominee for Education secretary.

January 25 2017 1:03 PM

Crooked FBI director James Comey almost makes you long for the days of J. Edgar Hoover.

January 25 2017 5:09 AM