Metzgar Bill to Eliminate Inheritance Tax for Children Heads to Governor’s Desk

To provide relief to taxpayers, the House of Representatives today approved Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar’s (R-Bedford/Somerset) House Bill 262, which eliminates the inheritance tax for children under the age of 21 and includes other tax exemptions, as part of the 2019-20 state budget.

My Legislation Serves as Tax Code for the State Budget

PA State Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar details the significant advantages that his legislation brings to Pennsylvanians, including eliminating inheritance tax on children, exempting ag shelters from sales tax, rolling back taxes on craft breweries and helping fire companies with their fundraising.

Metzgar Recognizes Wrestling Champions

On May 7th, 2019, Pa. State Rep. Carl Metzgar honors two champion wrestlers on the House floor.

Metzgar Honors State Champions

Pa. State Rep. Carl Metzgar honors the PIAA Class A Lady Mountaineers who won the State Title.

Metzgar Bills to Improve Prison Staff Safety Subject of House Hearing

During the April 29th House Judiciary meeting, Pa. State Rep. Carl Metzgar comments about the present dangers staff membes face inside Pennsylvania's prison facilities.

Bipartisan Majority Agrees To Pass Budget

Pa. State Rep. Carl Metzgar comments on the 2018-19 budget that does not raise taxes, increases education funding and helps businesses.

Saving Ambulance Services

Pa. State Rep. Carl Metzgar, dozens of lawmakers and EMS personnel from across the state gathered in the state Capitol Rotunda to rally support for legislation that would help address some of the financial challenges facing ambulance services by increasing reimbursements. Metzgar is one of the sponsors of two bills that address the issue.

Increasing Protection for Prison Staff

PA State Rep. Carl Metzgar speaks of making changes within the prison system to increase penalties on those who attack and assault prison workers.

Honoring the Life of Sgt. Mark Baserman

PA State Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar offers remarks in memoriam of Sgt. Mark Baserman, a corrections officer who gave his life in service at State Correctional Institute-Somerset.

What Lessons Did We Learn From September 11, 2001?

PA State Rep. Carl Metzgar discusses what lessons Pennsylvanians have learned from the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. NOTE: this video was originally posted Sept. 2017.