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.

Pinnacles of presidential prudence.

October 31 2017 6:26 AM

The former Trump campaign chief has been indicted and charged over accusations they illegally used foreign money.

October 30 2017 12:01 PM

For The Advocate's 50th anniversary, Kamala Harris honors fellow senator and former San Francisco mayor Dianne Feinstein.

October 30 2017 9:45 AM

The president admits he's "not presidential" when spreading lie about Michael Moore's Broadway show.

October 29 2017 1:49 PM

The Human Rights Campaign hosted their largest fundraising gala ever on Saturday in Washington, and the presidential nominee used it as a call to action.

October 29 2017 12:48 AM

The sexually ambiguous ex-advisor to Trump loses it after news breaks that special counsel Robert Mueller is about to levy charges against members of the Trump team.

October 28 2017 1:51 PM Updated

The out comedian and actress spoke candidly to W about the bully-in-chief: "He was allowed with impunity to brutally assault me and my character for a decade."

October 27 2017 2:06 PM