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Pat Takasugi

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Pat Takasugi
Idaho House of Representatives District 10A
Former officeholder
In office
2008-November 6, 2011
Base salary$16,438/year
Per diem$122/day outside Boise, $49/day otherwise
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Term limitsN/A
Place of birthCollege of Idaho
Office website
Pat Takasugi was a Republican member of the Idaho House of Representatives. Takasugi served District 10A from 2008 until his death on November 6, 2011.[1] Takasugi was re-elected in November of 2010 with his term set to expire in 2012.

Takasugi graduated with his Bachelor's degree from the College of Idaho.

In addition to being a legislator, Takasugi was a farmer and part-owner of a produce company.

Before becoming a legislator, Takasugi was a school board member and former Secretary of the Idaho Department of Agriculture.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Takasugi served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Takasugi served on these committees:



See also: Idaho House of Representatives elections, 2010

Takasugi won re-election to District Seat 10A in 2010 against Democrat Judy Willmorth Ferro. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 25th. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Idaho House of Representatives, District 10A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Pat Takasugi (R) 7,342 75.6%
Judy Willmorth Ferro (D) 2,371 24.4%


On November 4, 2008, Republican Pat Takasugi won the election to the Idaho House of Representatives District 10A receiving 67.3% of the vote (9,235 votes), ahead of Democrat Mike Warwick who received 32.7% of the vote (4,480 votes).[4]

Idaho House of Representatives, District 10A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Pat Takasugi (R) 9,235 67.3%
Mike Warwick (D) 4,480 32.7%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Takasugi was up for re-election, he collected $12,700 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Idaho House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Pat Takasugi's campaign in 2010
Canyon County Republican Central Cmte$2,000
Idaho Farm Bureau$1,000
Qwest Communications$1,000
Snake River Sugar Co$1,000
Idaho Power Co$750
Total Raised in 2010 $12,700


In 2008, Takasugi raised $45,225.

Listed below are those who contributed the most to his campaign.[6]

Donor Amount
Pat Takasugi $10,000
Canyon County Republican Central CMTE $2,000
Idaho Farm Bureau $1,600
Idaho Republican Party $1,500
Miyasako Farms $1,000
Mich & Aya Takasugi $1,000
T & K Farms Inc. $1,000
Syngenta Crop Protection $1,000
Pacific Winds Inc. $1,000
Snake River Produce $1,000
Monsanto $1,000
Colleen & Andy Iwano $1,000

District 10-A

Takasugi represented House Seat A in Idaho House District 10. District 10 includes the southern portion of Canyon County[7].


Pat was married to Suzanne Takasugi. They had three children and lived in Caldwell, Idaho.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Idaho House District 10A
2008–November 6, 2011
Succeeded by
Gayle Batt