Asian Americans have a high level of political incorporation in terms of their actual voting With his victory in , David Oh became the first Asian- American elected to political office in the City of Philadelphia. He is currently serving his first.
This is a list of Asian Americans and Pacific Islands Americans in the U.S. Congress. Since , 19 Pacific Islanders have been elected to the House of Hawaii was the first of four states to send an Asian American to the Senate ( ).
In , Mink was elected to Congress, becoming the first Asian American woman and the second woman from Hawaii to serve in Congress.
In , Dalip Singh Saund (D-California) became the first Asian American elected to the U.S. Congress from a mainland state. (Coleman ), and, since the.
First Asian-Pacific American Representative: Dalip Saund of California began his House service on January 3, First Known Representative to be elected.