In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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 Tesla CEO gave almost $40,000 to a Republican political action commitee. 

July 16 2018 6:27 PM

Weller helped found the Gay Rights National Lobby, predecessor to the Human Rights Campaign.

July 16 2018 4:05 PM

Children often resorted to hugging themselves, according to reports.

July 16 2018 3:21 PM

The infamous balloon is coming to New Jersey.

July 16 2018 3:14 PM

Trump's visit to his own golf course in Scotland was interrupted by an airborne political message.

July 16 2018 3:03 PM

Video shows police in a violent confrontation with civilians after a fatal shooting in Chicago.

July 16 2018 2:23 PM

The World Cup was won by France, but the final between Russia and Croatia ought to be remembered for having been interruped by three protesters.

July 16 2018 1:50 PM