By Mansi Patel and Sanjeev Joshipura*The 2020 election cycle has proved that Indian Americans have fully immersed themselves in the political fabric of the U.S.
The 2020 election cycle holds special significance for our Indian American community in particular.
Nikil Saval became the first Asian American and Indian American elected to Pennsylvania’s state Senate.
Niraj Antani became the first Indian American elected to the Ohio state Senate.
Additionally, a record number of Indian Americans running for office, there also was a record amount of financial support given by Indian Americans in this election cycle, with $3 million donated to presidential primary candidates alone.