Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank and MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts are among the celebrities scheduled to appear on all-gay cabler Logo's election specials.

Hosting the specials will be comedian Wanda Sykes.

Titled NewNowNext Vote with Wanda Sykes, the specials will be taped in front of a live studio audience in Times Square in New York City and feature notable panelists from both sides of the political divide.

The first special will air on Monday, September 10, four days after the Democratic National Convention (DNC), followed by a second special on Monday, November 5, election eve.

Frank and Roberts are schedule to appear on the first special, along with GOProud executive director Jimmy LaSalvaia, Obama 2012 co-chair Joe Solmonese, Democratic pundit Hilary Rosen and Historian Rick Shenkman.

According to producers, the specials will “touch on hot topics for the LGBT voter including; gay marriage, Supreme Court appointments, the economy and healthcare.”

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