Politician and member of the Democratic Party who was a US Congresswoman from Utah's 2nd congressional district from 1949 to 1953.
She got a degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1919 before becoming a high school teacher.
She was the first woman elected to Congress from Utah.
She had one child with her husband Joseph and she was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Like Mitt Romney she was a Mormon politician.