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.

Referring to U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California as "sneaky" follows a pattern for a president who allegedly has a "creepy" fascination with who's Jewish.

January 10 2018 3:41 PM

"We'll keep you posted" is all Sarah Huckabee Sanders had to say about the council, whose members were dismissed by Trump over the holidays.

January 09 2018 6:46 PM

Oprah Winfrey may be a wonderful human being, but — as America is learning — experience matters.

January 09 2018 6:20 PM

A sneak peek into the vision of artist Gia-Rayne Harris, the front woman of the new campaign #LeadWithLove. The campaign video will premiere soon in The Advocate.

January 09 2018 3:39 PM

The former Arizona sheriff, who has a history of racial profiling and mistreatment of prisoners, may end up running against bi candidate Kyrsten Sinema.

January 09 2018 3:23 PM

Sam Brownback's renomination is one of several problematic ones announced today.

January 08 2018 8:24 PM