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NJ Spotlight News | Clip | Massive passport application backlog upends travel plans

Anyone looking to travel abroad should check the expiration date on their passport first. There’s a nationwide backlog in processing passport applications and renewals due to a staffing shortage at the U.S. Department of State — and a massive rush of people looking to make up for a year of lost travel. A process that used to take weeks could now take several months.

0:03:37 | AIRED: 7/19/2021 |
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