‘This is not democracy’: Lawmakers slammed for skirting public input with telescope moratorium

  • Walter
  • Simons
  • Meisenzahl
  • Inouye
  • Kahele

As Hawaii waits to see if the Thirty Meter Telescope has a future here, a last-minute bill crafted in the state Legislature has many worried that lawmakers could end up forcing the next-generation observatory out of the state.