Rep. Barney Frank (left), Massachusetts Democrat, and Jim Ready pose July 7, 2012, at their wedding reception. Frank married his longtime partner in a ceremony officiated by Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick in Newton, Mass. (Associated Press/Fotique, Jaime E. Connolly)

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Rep. Barney Frank (left), Massachusetts Democrat, and Jim Ready pose July 7, 2012, at their wedding reception. Frank married his longtime partner in a ceremony officiated by Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick in Newton, Mass. (Associated Press/Fotique, Jaime E. Connolly)