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.

Democrats plan to make visible statements against sexual assault at the presidential address.

January 12 2018 3:02 PM

The out anchor continues to challenge Trump and the Republicans' unending lies, even as his Fox colleagues promote them.

January 11 2018 6:42 PM

Conservative Republican Eric Greitens is accused of threatening to circulate a seminude photo of the woman he was involved with.

January 11 2018 4:52 PM

Joe Arpaio, the controversial former Arizona sheriff now running for the Senate, believes the immigrants known as "dreamers" should be deported. 

January 11 2018 3:39 PM

The president attacked the court system on Wednesday after a federal judge blocked his move to end the DACA program. 

January 10 2018 6:41 PM