LIVE: Senate hearing on proposed Taal Commission

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Watch the hearing live on Rappler on Thursday, January 30

DAMAGED. Fissures cause major damage to roads, houses, and establishments in Barangay San Teodoro in Agoncillo, Batangas, on January 14, 2020. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – Nearly 3 weeks after Taal Volcano started erupting, the Senate is now tackling the proposed creation of a Taal Commission.

The proposed commission is modeled after the ’90s-era Pinatubo Commission, which oversaw reconstruction and rehabilitation after Mount Pinatubo erupted in 1991.

Watch the hearing live on Rappler on Thursday, January 30. – Rappler.com