Mayor Mia Love (born 1975) is the Republican nomination for Utah's 4th congressional district and will faceoff against incumbent Democrat U.S. Rep. Jim Matheson November 2012. Love was born in Brooklyn, NY and is a graduate of the University of Hartford. In 1998, Love moved to Utah. She is married and has three children. She began in politics as a city councilwoman. She became 3rd Mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah in 2010.
|“||She has received endorsements from Republican leaders such as Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan, and Kevin McCarthy. Should Love win a seat in the House, she will be the first African-American Republican woman to do so.||”|