Lengthy passport processing times amid post-COVID travel

Travel July 6, 2021 Topic

From Phoenix 3 TV/CBS 5 by Spencer Blake

With more and more people feeling comfortable enough to travel outside the country again (and with other countries re-opening their borders to tourists) passport wait times are through the roof. A U.S. Department of State official says people should plan on 18 weeks from the time they apply for a new passport to the time they get their booklet or card in the mail. Before the pandemic the expected wait time was 10-12 weeks.

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