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 nation's leading LGBT rights organization proclaims the former secretary of State 'will fight to take us forward,' not backward.

January 19 2016 10:32 AM

Hillary Clinton gave her first interview since Sunday's debate to out political pundit Rachel Maddow.

January 19 2016 8:57 AM

Gov. Steve Bullock's order will prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity for state workers.

January 19 2016 12:03 AM

There's some contention about health care plans and Wall Street regulation.

12:29 AM

Ted Cruz, as well as several media outlets, have been misrepresenting the record of the GOP presidential candidate.

January 17 2016 7:20 PM

Donald Trump attacked his fellow presidential hopeful's track record in an interview with ABC’s This Week.

January 17 2016 3:06 PM