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.

The Los Angeles LGBT Center, the nation's largest queer community center, is springing to action before the administration's worst plans take effect.

February 06 2017 6:17 AM

Nancy Pelosi's right — we can't let up on this as-of-yet rumor.

February 06 2017 5:08 AM

A gay former employee of Neil Gorsuch says he congratulated him on his wedding.

February 05 2017 6:07 PM

Ivanka Trump surrogates claim she's a friend to LGBT people. Meanwhile, she says nothing.

February 05 2017 2:48 PM

Cheered on by Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer, the group demanded an end to the president's divisive executive orders.

February 04 2017 5:56 PM

Two major media organizations are not participating events related to the White House Correspondents' Dinner.

February 03 2017 6:36 PM

The right-wing speaker said he was pepper-sprayed by protesting students just trying to get into the building. Note that you may want to wear headphones when playing this video if you're at work.

February 03 2017 5:31 PM