In his new memoir, Sen. Akaka comes out in support of Thirty Meter Telescope

//In his new memoir, Sen. Akaka comes out in support of Thirty Meter Telescope

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) –

Former U.S. Sen. Dan Akaka believes Mauna Kea is sacred. He also believes the Thirty Meter Telescope should be built on it.

In his new memoir, “One Voice: My Life, Times and Hopes for Hawaii,” the 93-year-old expresses his support for the controversial project.

“When it comes to a place like TMT, in a way it relates to the moving of Hawaiians to find Hawaii,” said Akaka in an exclusive one-on-one interview.

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