Gay or bisexual candidates for Congress in the November election include (top row from left) Rep. Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin Democrat; Rep. David Cicilline, Rhode Island Democrat; Sean Patrick Maloney, New York Democrat; (bottom row from left) former state legislator Richard Tisei, Massachusetts Republican; former state Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, Arizona Democrat; and Mark Takano, California Democrat. (AP Photo)

Gay or bisexual candidates for Congress in the November election include (top row from left) Rep. Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin Democrat; Rep. David Cicilline, Rhode Island Democrat; Sean Patrick Maloney, New York Democrat; (bottom row from left) former state legislator Richard Tisei, Massachusetts Republican; former state Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, Arizona Democrat; and Mark Takano, California Democrat. (AP Photo)