Asked in Political Office Holders
How many white senators are in the US congress?
There are 100 senators.
Ronald Burris (D) Illinois is black
Mel Martinez (R) Florida was born in Cuba
Daniel Inouye (D) Hawaii is of Japanese descent
Daniel Akaka (D) Hawaii is of Chinese and Native Hawaiian descent
Many Senators are of Jewish or part Jewish descent.
If you consider Jews to be white, that makes 96 senators.