Passport Services

Securing a United States passport can often be a complicated, and at times, frustrating process. My staff and I will always be on hand to answer any questions that you may have and to help you through this process.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How can I obtain a U.S. Passport?

2. How do I renew my expired U.S. Passport?

3. Where can I go to file my application for a U.S. Passport?

4. What are the rules under the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative? 

For any other questions regarding the State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs passport services, please see the State Department's Frequently Asked Questions about Passports web page. 

Emergency Passport Assistance 

If you are experincing difficulties in obtaining a United States passport or need help expediting your passport, my office and I will be more than happy to help. For immediate assistance, please call my office at 202-225-2331. 

Travel Advice 

Please remember to exercise caution and remain vigilant when traveling outside the United States. Certain countries are more dangerous than others, so be sure to do your research and learn about where you are headed.

1. Travelers Checklist

2. Tips for Personal Safety