Well, Harry Reid the senate majority leader invited a Hindu Chaplain to recite a prayer in senate, and people protested.
Well, it was bound to happen. America is not ready yet to call itself a secular state. May be this should serve as a wake up for all hindus in America and all ameriphile Hindus in India that they need to educate America or get themselves well educated about America.
With so many Hindus in United States, as Citizens, their numbers in public services and politics is still very very low and only when more Hindus will enter American politics, this can change.