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.

Steinem is with the candidate who "absolutely stands for the whole idea of equality."

November 08 2016 10:45 PM

The race saw controversy when Republican Kirk was endorsed the the Human Rights Campaign, which revoked its backing due to his racist remark in a debate.

November 08 2016 9:01 PM

The anti-LGBT Florida senator lives to see another term.

November 08 2016 8:40 PM

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

November 08 2016 7:04 PM Updated
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