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 Pennsylvania legislator recently featured his partner in new campaign materials, something he was long warned against doing.

October 27 2017 10:52 AM

On this episode, Dana Goldberg talks Fox News, Hillary Clinton, and Caitlyn Jenner controvery with transgender activist Ashlee Marie Preston.

October 26 2017 11:08 AM

Senator Patty Murray of Washington says Rep. Jim Bridenstine is not the person to take us into the future. Read her letter to the Senate's Science Committee below.

October 26 2017 10:00 AM

With an unpredictable federal administration, let's refocus our attention to fighting and winning in state legislatures.

October 26 2017 6:17 AM

We talked to queer filmmakers and activists at the 2017 OutFest Legacy Awards about what comes next for the entertainment industry.

October 25 2017 4:53 PM