South Dakota pheasant hunter, first elected, in 2010, to serve as South Dakota’s lone member of the U.S. House of Representatives, re-elected in 2012 — Kristi Noem serves on the Agriculture Committee and House Armed Services Committee.
Mia Love, former mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah, GOP nominee for the United States House of Representatives in Utah’s 4th congressional district, though narrowly lost, has pledged to run again in 2014.
Mande Wilkes, 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of South Carolina, who eventually withdrew her candidacy on March 27, 2012 — she is probably best known as the host of a political talk show called “On the spot with Mande Wilkes.”
From November 2010 till February 2012, Elizabeth Halseth was a Republican member of the Nevada Senate from November 2010 until February 2012.
Erika Harold, Miss America (2003), is a former two-time Republican candidate for the 13th Congressional District seat in the State of Illinois. She didn’t win, but she keeps trying, and, by God, I hope she never stops.