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.

We caught up with participants of the 48th Annual Gala Vanguard Awards, including super agent Ariel Emanuel and Los Angeles LGBT Center CEO Lorri Jean.

September 26 2017 1:58 PM

Trump “clearly doesn’t want to talk about Puerto Rico,” Clinton says, calling on him to send in the Navy to assist.

September 25 2017 10:05 PM

The Democratic Coalition filed a complaint against the president for attempting to influence employment practices.

September 25 2017 8:18 PM

Republican Senators Susan Collins, John McCain, and Rand Paul voted against the Graham-Cassidy proposal, making Republicans unable to pass the bill with a majority vote.

September 25 2017 7:46 PM

The comedian somehow manages to squeeze humor from potential nuclear conflict.

September 25 2017 6:54 PM

They sought intel on the company's hiring process, but it's unclear how far they got.

September 25 2017 3:14 PM