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 energetic rally was punctuated by chants of "vote, vote, vote!"

August 04 2016 5:27 PM

Refusing to toe the corporate line, Fox journalist Megyn Kelly is gobsmacked — live on air — by the Republican candidate's nonstop unforced errors.

August 04 2016 2:50 PM

Why wouldn't the devil be happy to be compared with a groundbreaking woman? 

August 04 2016 1:15 PM

What happens when Hillary Clinton supporters are told she said things that Donald Trump actually said?

August 04 2016 1:10 PM

The out Olympian told HBO's Bill Simmons she was not ready to "outwardly support" Donald Trump but that she remains a conservative, to help the GOP "do better when it comes to LGBT issues.”

August 04 2016 10:14 AM

The Republican presidential nominee has tried to convince voters that he is a "friend" to LGBT people, but his spokeswoman's views may trump his.

August 03 2016 5:07 PM